We Can Even Come to You!

Call Us 24/7:(212) 545-7373

1-800-967-5496 - 1-800-WORK-4-YOU

Category Archives: Construction Accidents

Fall at Brooklyn Construction Site Injures Worker

Leave a reply

A 45-year-old worker was injured in a Brooklyn construction accident after he fell 15 feet down a shaft at the work site. According to a report in the New York Daily News, this was the third time since May that a worker has been injured at the site on Surf Avenue near West 35th Street […]

Continue Reading.......

Construction Manager Killed in Queens Wall Collapse

Leave a reply

A 67-year-old construction manager was fatally injured after he was buried in debris from a wall that collapsed inside a partially completed building in Queens. According to a New York Daily News report, the fatal construction accident occurred in a building on Beach 67th St. near Ocean Avenue North in Arverne. Firefighters worked to free […]

Continue Reading.......

Construction Worker Crushed by Falling Excavator Bucket

Leave a reply

A 47-year-old worker suffered fatal injuries after he was crushed by a bucket on an excavator. According to news reports, the incident occurred when the worker was welding the bucket at a recycling plant in the South Bronx and it fell on him. The bucket weighed at least 2,000 pounds, officials said. A co-worker called […]

Continue Reading.......

Construction Worker Injured in Brooklyn Roof Collapse

Leave a reply

A worker has been hospitalized with severe injuries after a construction accident when part of a Bensonhurst school’s roof collapsed the morning of July 5. According to a News 12 report, the incident occurred at the Edward B. Shallow School on 16th Avenue. Officials said workers were doing routine maintenance on the building when a […]

Continue Reading.......

Two Construction Workers Injured in Long Island Scaffolding Collapse

Leave a reply

Two workers were severely injured in a construction accident after they fell 30 feet when their makeshift scaffolding collapsed Monday in Freeport, Long Island. According to a Newsday report, one worker was hospitalized with life-threatening injuries and the other with critical injuries. Officials said the men were building a new home on South Bayview. They […]

Continue Reading.......

Three People Injured in Brooklyn After Scaffolding Collapse

Leave a reply

Three people were hospitalized with injuries the afternoon of June 30 after an unsecured scaffolding at a condominium complex under construction crashed into the patio of a nearby bar. According to a report on Gothamist.com, three people were injured in the scaffold collapse including one 33-year-old woman who sustained critical injuries. Two others suffered serious […]

Continue Reading.......

The Fatal Four: Construction Site Hazards That Cause the Most Deaths

Leave a reply

Construction sites tend to be dangerous with the safety of its workers constantly at risk. This is particularly the case when construction companies, building owners and contractors are lax or don’t make it a priority to provide safety training to all workers and equip them with much-needed protective devices. Construction accidents have the potential to […]

Continue Reading.......

Collapsed Scaffolding Injures Pedestrians in Midtown Manhattan

Leave a reply

Two pedestrians suffered injuries after being struck by falling bricks in Midtown Manhattan the morning of Tuesday, June 11. According to an ABC news report, the incident occurred at 42 West 39th Street. The scaffold reportedly came loose sending bricks from the façade of a building down onto the sidewalk and the sidewalk shed. The […]

Continue Reading.......

The Role of Protective Gear in Preventing Construction Accidents and Injuries

Leave a reply

Construction accident injuries and fatalities are skyrocketing once again in New York City with the increase in building activity. According to city data, construction accident deaths have increased 33 percent compared to five years ago. Worksite injuries are up a staggering 221 percent within that same time period. Contractors and construction companies are looking to […]

Continue Reading.......

Construction Worker Fatally Injured After Falling 30 Feet at Midtown Site

Leave a reply

A worker fell nearly 30 feet on May 18 at a construction site next to Grand Central. According to an NBC New York news report, the 49-year-old man was working at 333 Madison Avenue between 43rd and 44th streets when he fell from the fifth to the second floor. The victim was then transported to […]

Continue Reading.......
  • What Our Clients Say About Us

    Testimonial
  • Best seller
  • *Disclaimer:Some of the verdicts for the cases mentioned on this website were increased or decreased on appeal. Prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome. ATTORNEY ADVERTISING