Structural Failures

Structural failures, including building collapse, foundation collapse, scaffolding collapse, deck failures, wall failures, roof collapse and general structural instability can lead to severe personal injuries and wrongful death.

Common causes of structural failures include:

  • poor design;
  • poor construction;
  • wood rot;
  • dryrot;
  • poor bracing;
  • poor foundation and support;
  • erosion;
  • hydraulic instability;
  • improper weight distribution;
  • improper floor loads;
  • equipment loads; and
  • snow loads.

The lawyers at Bottar Leone, PLLC, have considerable experience investigating, prosecuting and trying to verdict cases involving severe personal injuries, including structural failures. Contact us now to discuss your case or concerns.