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Milwaukee Elevator and Escalator Injuries Lawyers

Elevators and escalators are available in almost all multistory buildings. Like other machines, these too can be prone to failures due to poor manufacturing or poor maintenance. If a person is in or on one of these machines during a malfunction, the resulting injuries can be extremely painful and require expensive medical treatment.

If you have been injured due to an elevator or escalator defect or malfunction, you may deserve financial restitution for your injuries and losses. For a free consultation regarding your case, contact our Milwaukee elevator and escalator injuries attorneys of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® today at (414) 271-0900.

Causes of Elevator and Escalator Injuries

A malfunctioning elevator or escalator can cause severe injuries when they do not work properly. Injuries caused by these types of machines may be caused by some of the following equipment malfunctions or issues:

  • Broken elevator cables
  • Becoming ensnared on an escalator
  • Being trapped in an elevator door
  • Escalator collapse

Injuries caused by these types of incidents can require extensive medical treatment and cause the victim to suffer from a hefty financial burden as a result. In these cases, those who are the victim’s of another’s negligence may be able to pursue compensation for the wrongs done to them.

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An escalator or elevator injury can leave you and your family worrying about financial burdens, in addition to the physical and emotional recovery of the injured person. However, getting compensation may be a first step in the right direction towards healing from this kind of traumatic incident. To learn more about your legal options, contact our Milwaukee elevator and escalator injuries lawyers of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® by calling (414) 271-0900 today.