Roof Collapse Injury Lawyers

New York Roof Collapse Injury Lawyers.  Building Roof tops are designed to protect the inhabitants of the building.  A properly installed and maintained roof keeps out wind, rain, vermin and human intruders.

In addition, a gazebo or car-port style roof protects inhabitants, even while the structure lacks walls. A roof top of this type is more vulnerable to damage from high winds and bad weather.

Hurt in a Roof Collapse?

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On February 13, 2017, a roof top at a New York City gas station was blown off by high winds. The Gulf Gasoline Station off the Horace Harding Expressway in Fresh Meadows, Queens was blown off by winds blowing at over 50 miles per hour.  The accident was one of a number occurring in the City that day as a result of the high winds.

Our New York roof collapse injury lawyers investigate the causes of roof damage accidents. Most building roofs in New York City are regulated by the Department of Buildings.  These structures must be constructed and maintained in accordance with the NYC Building Code and a variety of other safety laws.

Nevertheless, hundreds of New Yorkers are injured every year in rooftop construction accidents and roof collapse accidents.

New York Roof Collapse Injury Lawyers

Common Causes of Roof Injuries:

● Workplace Injury

● Construction Site Injury


Common Roof Collapse Injuries:

Broken Bones

Brain Injury

Organ Damage


When a roof collapse results in a serious injury, the structural integrity of the building should be investigated by an experienced roof collapse injury lawyer.

If you have been hurt in a roof collapse accident, call our personal injury lawyers for a free legal consultation. We fight to win maximum monetary damages for New Yorkers hurt in Brooklyn, Bronx, Queens, Manhattan or beyond.

About NYC Injury Attorneys

Michael Hurwitz, Esq. is the managing member of The Hurwitz Law Firm, PC, and is a personal injury attorney representing accident victims in Brooklyn, Bronx, Queens, Manhattan and throughout the New York City region.