Did you hear about the construction worker who suffered major injuries while on the job? It was reported that scaffolding collapsed on the job site and left him trapped under twisted steel and thick wooden planks. According to reports, the scaffolding was supporting large wood planks that formed a protective tunnel for the store's entrance. The victim was taken to a local hospital for treatment.
The accident is under investigation by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. They stated that approximately two million construction workers work on scaffolds. It is unclear what caused the accident. It was reported that scaffolding collapses are preventable.
If you are injured in a construction work site accident, contact an experienced San Bernardino Personal Injury attorney who will ensure that your rights are protected and that you will receive fair and full compensation for your injuries, expenses and pain and suffering.