3 Tips To Dealing With A Bakken Construction Injury

A construction injury can happen at any time. Particularly if you are working in the Bakken oil field and the neighboring region, injuries are more common than you might think. Dealing with the aftermath of an injury must be done immediately and working with an attorney can help. Here are three tips to help you.

#1: Identify Witnesses

The moment you get injured in the Bakken oil field region, you want to make sure you identify witnesses. These are people who can help your case along, particularly if it ever makes it to trial. While your attorney is going to help you identify these individuals as well, you should make note of who was working with you that day and have their names set aside.

#2: Obtain an Attorney ASAP

The sooner you get an attorney involved, the easier it can be to deal with the construction injury. Worker’s comp is likely going to step in and you don't want to settle without having your case reviewed by a legal professional, first. After all, you want to seek the largest financial reward possible.

#3: Share All The Details

You will have to go over the entire case with an attorney. Don't leave anything out, even if you think it is minor. Anything that led to your construction injury may be used within the building of your case. Just remember never to admit to any kind of fault before you have secured an attorney.

Call Odegaard Miller Law to schedule a consultation and case review today.