Dealing With Building Collapse in Lexington

333 West Vine Street, Suite 1200
Lexington, KY 40507
  • The Fee Is Free™. Only pay if we win.
  • America's Largest Injury Law Firm
  • Protecting Families Since 1988
  • 20 Billion+ Won
  • 1,000+ Lawyers Nationwide

Free Case Evaluation

Tell us about your situation so we can get started fighting for you. We tailor each case to meet our clients' needs.
Results may vary depending on your particular facts and legal circumstances.
Our results speak for themselves

The attorneys featured above are licensed in Florida. For a full list of attorneys in your state please visit our attorney page.

Building Collapse in Lexington

In Lexington, buildings are more than just structures made of cement and steel. They're the heart and soul of this bustling city. But what happens when these buildings come crashing down like a house of cards? It's a nightmare that no one wants to imagine, yet building collapses remain a very real threat. A building collapse in Lexington is something that's certainly not out of the question.

Did you know that the US experiences dozens of building failures each year? That's something we just can't ignore. 

The consequences of building collapse are far-reaching and often devastating, causing damage to property and infrastructure, as well as putting human lives at risk.

Let's take a closer look at what causes buildings to collapse and what you can do to safeguard your future after it happens.

Scroll down for more
FAQ

Get answers to commonly asked questions about our legal services and learn how we may assist you with your case.

Morgan & Morgan

  • What Causes Buildings to Collapse?

    Living in cities comes with its set of risks, one of which is building collapse. Buildings can and do collapse, even the ones that appear sturdy and solid. 

    A building collapse can be caused by a medley of reasons. More often than not, it's not just a single event to blame but instead, a culmination of multiple factors. 

    Some of the most common causes of building collapses include:

    • Natural Disasters: Natural disasters such as earthquakes, hurricanes, and floods often cause a building collapse. These disasters can weaken the foundation of the building, and the building may not be able to withstand heavy winds or water pressure.
    • Poor Construction: A poorly built building or one with shoddy workmanship is a recipe for disaster. Constructing a building requires an understanding of its design, materials, and construction techniques. Any mistakes or shortcuts can weaken the building's structure and lead to a collapse.
    • Overloading: Buildings are designed to withstand a certain amount of weight. If the weight exceeds the limit, it can cause the building's structure to weaken, leading to a collapse.
  • What Are the Most Common Injuries After Building Collapse?

    Building collapses can cause severe injuries, leading to long-term or lifelong disabilities. Here are the most common injuries that occur:

    • Traumatic Brain Injuries: A building collapse can cause debris and other heavy objects to hit people, leading to head injuries.
    • Crush Injuries: People may get crushed or trapped under the debris, leading to severe injuries.
    • Spinal Cord Injuries: A building collapse can cause serious spinal cord injuries that can lead to paralysis.
    • Fractures: Broken bones are yet another common injury that occurs during a building collapse.
  • How Morgan & Morgan Can Help You Get the Compensation You Deserve

    Morgan & Morgan rises to the challenge each and every time. 

    With $20 billion won nationwide, over 1,000 lawyers licensed in all 50 states, and 35 years in the business, we know what it takes to help our clients through the toughest of times

    Our army of over 500,000 satisfied families can attest to that! 

    If you're dealing with the aftermath of a building collapse in Lexington, don't hesitate to give us a call. We've got your back.

Scroll down for more Load More

How it works

It's easy to get started.
The Fee Is Free™. Only pay if we win.

Results may vary depending on your particular facts and legal circumstances.

  • Step 1

    Submit
    your claim

    With a free case evaluation, submitting your case is easy with Morgan & Morgan.

  • Step 2

    We take
    action

    Our dedicated team gets to work investigating your claim.

  • Step 3

    We fight
    for you

    If we take on the case, our team fights to get you the results you deserve.

Settlement

$40,000,000

Customer Story

“I was in a difficult situation when I was injured by a faulty product. I was hesitant to seek legal help but with the help of Morgan & Morgan, they made the process easy. They took immediate action and got me the compensation I deserved. I couldn't have done it without them. I highly recommend their services.” Estate of Patricia Allen v. RJ Reynolds, et al. | 2014


Client success
stories that inspire and drive change

Explore over 55,000 5-star reviews and 800 client testimonials to discover why people trust Morgan & Morgan.

Results may vary depending on your particular facts and legal circumstances. Based on Select nationwide reviews

  • Video thumbnail for 5l3q2e67j8
    Wistia video play button
  • Video thumbnail for yfe952tcop
    Wistia video play button
  • Video thumbnail for z1bqwg9hkl
    Wistia video play button
  • Video thumbnail for s5nb3hnvkv
    Wistia video play button
  • Video thumbnail for t4elibxene
    Wistia video play button
  • Video thumbnail for 5nr9efxqj3
    Wistia video play button
  • Video thumbnail for e8s1x6u5jp
    Wistia video play button