Construction Worker Falls from Scaffolding in San Diego, California

by | Oct 11, 2023 | Construction Accident, Personal Injury

There was a construction accident in San Diego, California on October 10, 2023.  According to reports, a worker fell 30 feet from scaffolding, hitting power lines on his fall to the ground below.  The worker suffered severe burns to his body as a result of the contact with the electricity lines.  The worker was taken to UCSD Medical Center for treatment.  Additional details have not yet been released.

Tragically, there have been a number of recent deaths on construction projects.  There was a crane accident in Breckenridge, Minnesota on September 27, 2023.  There was a deadly construction accident in Corrigan, Texas on September 28, 2023.  There was a deadly trench collapse in San Francisco, California on September 28, 2023.  A generator exploded at a construction project in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on October 4, 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 to learn more about your legal rights.