Category Archives: Construction Accidents

In 2016, one in five worker deaths in the United States occurred in the construction industry. Outside of traffic accidents, falls were the leading cause of these deaths, accounting for 384 of 991 fatalities, or nearly 40 percent. In addition, … Continue reading

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Construction sites are known to be hazardous and often construction workers are injured while working in this dangerous environment.  Construction site accidents can cause serious bodily injury, both to those who work at them and pedestrians who walk by them. … Continue reading

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Earlier this month, a construction worker was trapped in an underground concrete pipe in Beaumont, Riverside County.  Emergency crews spent over two hours trying to rescue the worker that was trapped underground. According to the spokeswoman from the Riverside County Fire … Continue reading

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Construction, or industrial, accidents happen far more frequently in California than most people realize. If you have been injured in a San Diego construction accident you may be entitled to workers’ compensation benefits; however, you may also be entitled to … Continue reading

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If you work in the construction industry you already know that a construction site can be a dangerous place to work. The general public often assumes that law enforcement officers and fireman are most at risk while on the job. … Continue reading

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