There was a deadly construction accident in San Francisco, California on September 28, 2023. According to reports, a contractor was killed while working on a sewer project. During the incident, the worker became trapped under 8-10 feet of dirt and concrete. Firefighters attempted to save the worker, removing the debris on top of him via a street vacuum. The worker was pronounced dead at the scene. The accident remains under investigation.
Tragically, there have been a number of recent deaths on construction projects. There was a heat-related construction death in Wilson County, Tennessee on September 18, 2023. There was a deadly construction accident at the LG Energy Solution in Holland, Michigan on September 15, 2023. There was a deadly accident involving a forklift in South Burlington, Vermont on September 19, 2023. There was a crane accident in Breckenridge, Minnesota on September 27, 2023.
Despite being a vital part of the economy, construction projects often pose severe hazards both to construction workers and to the general public if precautions are not taken. Each construction project poses its own unique risks and hazards based on the work being done. Risks that may present themselves during a project must be carefully evaluated before the job begins.
Our experienced lawyers have handled personal injury and wrongful death lawsuits of all kinds and have the skills needed to represent the families of loved ones who have lost their lives or those who have been seriously. The experienced construction personal injury and wrongful death attorneys at Spagnoletti Law Firm can help you understand your rights if you or a loved one was a victim of an accident at a work site.
Our lawyers have represented numerous workers who have sustained serious and catastrophic injuries on a job site as a result of the negligence of another party. There are strict and short time limits on making claims, so please contact us online or call 713-804-9306 or 877-678-5864 to learn more about your legal rights.