Yes, you can include expenses for psychological and psychiatric treatment in your claim, if treatment was needed after your accident. Injuries don’t have to always be physical, they can also trigger problems with mental health as well. If you are a construction worker, you may have Worker’s Compensation coverage. Regardless, there can sometimes be more than one party that is liable for the accident. The owner of the site can be held liable because it was their responsibility to provide a safe environment. There may be other people or companies involved that may also be solely or partially responsible for the injury.
An experienced Kansas City construction accident attorney may be able to help you. Call us today to learn more about your legal rights, tips on where to go from here, and an ear to listen to your concerns. We offer free consultations and advise you to download your FREE copy of our book “How To Avoid Becoming A Work Injury Horror Story.” We look forward to talking to you.