A backhoe can be an invaluable piece of equipment on a farm. But like other heavy equipment, it can be dangerous. Backhoes can overturn on steep slopes, uneven ground, during sharp turns, as a result of striking an object such a stump, or due to instability from an elevated bucket. Other sources of injuries are being pinned between the bucket and another object, unsecured material falling from the bucket, improper transporting of the equipment, entanglement in PTO shafts, defective equipment, poorly maintained equipment, bypassed safety features, electrocution from elevated buckets contacting power lines, etc.
The Law Offices of John Day is one of the premier personal injury firms in the State of Tennessee. Our lawyers have been honored by Super Lawyers, U.S News and World Reports, Best Lawyers, Business Tennessee, The Nashville Post, Avvo, Martindale Hubbell and others. But the recognition of which we are most proud comes from our satisfied clients who we have helped recover well over $100 million dollars.
If you or a loved one has been injured in a backhoe accident, our award-winning team will be glad to sit down with you at our office, your house, the hospital or where is most convenient so we can discuss your case, answer your questions and clearly explain your rights. We handle all backhoe accidents on a contingency basis which means we only get paid if we recover money for you. And unlike a lot of lawyers, we advance all case expenses, so we never ask our clients to finance their case by incurring expensive litigation loans from outside companies.
To discuss the compensatory damages and, if appropriate, punitive damages you and your family may be entitled to, please contact us online or call us anytime at 615-742-4880 or toll-free at 866-812-8787.
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