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Construction Worker Killed After Buried and Trapped in a Trench Collapse


Construction work and construction sites involve potential risks and dangers that can cause the workers to suffer injuries or lose their lives. Heavy objects may fall, tools and equipment may malfunction, failing to following safety procedures and techniques, shock or electrocution, and the collapse of buildings and structure are a few types of accidents that […]

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Construction Worker Who Had His Lower Leg Amputated After a Construction Injury at an Amusement Parks Wins a $2.75 Settlement


Construction worker Anthony Dos Santos was working at an amusement park in 2014, when he was injured after his foot was run over by a forklift. Santos was holding a rope that controlled the movement of a structural column suspended by the forklift. Suddenly the forklift stopped, which pulled the construction worker in front of […]

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Head-On Collision with a Garbage Truck Sends 19-Year-Old to the Hospital by Ambulance


On January 26, 2021, David M. Bortmes was driving a waste management truck in the Neshannock Township in Pennsylvania when his vehicle and a Honda Civic collided. The driver of the Honda was 19-year-old Daniel Thomas Minenok, The truck driver was not injured; however, Minenok was transported by ambulance to the hospital and underwent several […]