Natick Backhoe Accident Kills 1 Worker and Injures Another

Tuesday night, before the snowstorm hit, a backhoe accident killed a town worker and left another in critical condition in Natick, MA.

The crew was working on a water main break at West Street and Redman Drive when a backhoe pinned one of the workers. Both workers were taken to Beth […]

February 11th, 2014|Construction Site Accident, Workplace Injury|Comments Off on Natick Backhoe Accident Kills 1 Worker and Injures Another

Construction Site Accidents

There are approximately 150,000 injuries due to construction site accidents each year according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. On average, there are over 1,000 deaths. The most common age groups injured are workers between the ages of 25 and 34.

If you work on a construction site every day, chances […]

December 18th, 2012|Construction Site Accident|Comments Off on Construction Site Accidents

Company Faces $90,000 Fine After Two Workers Suffer Finger Amputations at Plant

A truck manufacturer faces six safety violations and $90,000 in fines after two workers suffered finger amputations.

Four other Ohio companies have been cited by OSHA in recent months, with fines in those cases totaling $262,050.

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) announced Wednesday it has cited […]

July 5th, 2012|Construction Site Accident, Personal Injury, Workers Comp, Workplace Injury|Comments Off on Company Faces $90,000 Fine After Two Workers Suffer Finger Amputations at Plant

Massachusetts Construction Accident Attorney

Construction sites can be dangerous and a variety of serious injuries can result. In far too many construction accidents, the injured worker may be unable to return to work for months or worse, become permanently disabled.

In Massachusetts, Workers’ Compensation may pay for a portion of the medical bills and lost […]

May 24th, 2012|Cases, Construction Site Accident, Personal Injury, Personal Injury Cases, Public Safety, Workers Comp, Workplace Injury|Comments Off on Massachusetts Construction Accident Attorney

Construction Worker Hurt in Fire at Weston High School

According to an official at Eastern Propane and Oil, an oil company worker was hurt when some of the equipment he was using caught on fire at a construction site at Weston High School.

The chief operating officer for Eastern Propane and Oil, Jeff Taylor, reported that one of the company’s […]

February 14th, 2012|Construction Site Accident, Fire Accident, Workplace Injury|Comments Off on Construction Worker Hurt in Fire at Weston High School

Serious Construction Accident: Man Shoots Himself With Nail Gun

A carpenter, who was working in Nantucket earlier this month, is lucky to be alive after he accidentally shot himself in the neck with a nail gun.

According to the Nantucket Inquirer, the carpenter was working on a job on Hickey Lane in Nantucket when he accidentally shot himself in the […]

January 10th, 2012|Construction Site Accident, Personal Injury, Workplace Injury|Comments Off on Serious Construction Accident: Man Shoots Himself With Nail Gun

Worker Falls from Brockton High School Roof

A man who was doing roof work for Brockton High School fell from one roof to another one around 11:20 in the morning on October 25, 2011. According to Brockton fire officials, the construction site accident resulted in a broken ankle and back injury.  The man’s injuries although not considered […]

November 2nd, 2011|Construction Site Accident, Workplace Injury|Comments Off on Worker Falls from Brockton High School Roof

Contractor Killed in Fall from Tower

According to reports, a worker fell to his death from a 500 foot radio tower in Newton, Massachusetts. The construction site accident took place around 1 p.m. on Wednesday, October 10th on Chestnut Street near Eliot and Needham Streets. The man, who was from Iowa, worked for a Texas […]

October 20th, 2011|Construction Site Accident, Fatal Accidents, Workers Comp, Workplace Injury|Comments Off on Contractor Killed in Fall from Tower

State Trooper Injured in Highway Accident

A Massachusetts State Police trooper was injured Tuesday, September 20, on Route 290 in West Auburn when his cruiser was hit. According to reports the car accident took place around 8:40 p.m.

An investigation into the accident suggests it occurred when another car hit the back of the police cruiser while […]

September 28th, 2011|Car Accident, Construction Site Accident, Personal Injury|Comments Off on State Trooper Injured in Highway Accident