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Spring Valley, CA- Bakersfield Man Killed And Another Construction Worker Injured In A Construction Site Accident At A San Diego High School

A Bakersfield man was killed in a construction site accident at a San Diego high school in Spring Valley, CA on Wednesday, October 9, 2019. The man reportedly fell from a beam attached to a 30-foot platform at Monte Vista High School in Spring Valley. The man was in the process of connecting beams when one of them fell, and he dropped 30 feet. The man died at a hospital after he was taken there following the accident. Another construction worker sustained minor injuries from the said construction site accident.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at (619) 349-1682 for a free consultation.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Riverbank, CA- Sanitation Worker Dead After Accident At Work

A sanitation worker is dead after an accident at work in Riverbank, CA on Monday, August 26, 2019. The worker was identified as Ismael Martinez. Martinez worked for Gilton Solid Waste Management. Martinez reportedly got caught between a garbage truck and the lift arm of the truck, and, as such, was thus, killed. The accident occurred at around 4:30 pm on the 1200 block of Homewood Avenue.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at (619) 349-1682 for a free consultation.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Anaheim- Construction Site Worker Injured After Falling Over 20 Feet Into Hole Following Car Crash

A construction site worker was injured after he fell over 20 feet into a hole following a car crash in Anaheim on Monday, July 29, 2019. A driver reportedly crashed a car into a construction site, thus, causing the said worker to fall over 20 feet into a hole. The accident occurred after 10:30 pm on Monday, July 29, 2019 near Ball Road and State College Boulevard. The vehicle appeared to have collided into a machinery, thus, causing the worker to fall off into the hole.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at (619) 349-1682 for a free consultation.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

La Jolla, CA- 1 Person Killed And 3 Others Injured In A Construction Accident In UC San Diego

4 construction workers were injured on Thursday, July 25, 2019, in an accident that occurred in a construction site at UC San Diego in La Jolla, CA. 1 of the workers sustained fatal injuries from the accident. A rebar wall frame reportedly crashed into the workers while they were in the middle of doing a construction project at the university campus. The accident occurred just before 8:30 am on Thursday, July 25, 2019. 1 of the construction workers injured sustained a head trauma. The other workers sustained minor injuries. Later in the morning on the same day, 1 of the injured workers was declared deceased at the hospital. The cause of the accident was being investigated.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at (619) 349-1682 for a free consultation.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Murrieta, CA- 1 Person Killed And 15 Others Injured In A House Explosion

1 person was killed and 15 others were injured after an explosion in a house in Murrieta, CA on Monday, July 15, 2019. Southern California Gas crews were reportedly at the house fixing a natural gas line that was previously damaged by a contractor working on the house. The explosion happened around an hour after the crews arrived at the house. The fire department was already on the scene by the time the explosion occurred. The person killed in the explosion was reportedly an employee of SoCal Gas. The other 15 people injured were treated. The cause of the explosion was being investigated.

If you or someone you care about was seriously hurt in an accident, you know how challenging it is to cope with the aftermath. You do not need to go through this on your own. The San Diego personal injury lawyers with the Jurewitz Law Group can help you fight for the financial compensation you need to get the best medical treatment available for your injury. Contact us at (619) 349-1682 for a free consultation.

Disclaimer: Many of the accidents we report on are preventable. Our hope is that by publishing information about severe accidents, we can equip readers with the information they need to avoid finding themselves involved in such a tragedy. These stories are painful, but real, as they are sourced from news outlets. Outlets sometimes update their published reports. If information on this blog is outdated or incorrect, please let us know so we can update our posting to the most up-to-date information. These posts do not contain legal advice and should not be construed in such a way.

Construction Site Injuries a Problem in Southern California

San Diego construction accidentAs a general rule, construction sites are dangerous places to work. Hard hats exist for a reason, and so do the many warning signs and safety procedures at construction sites. But, if construction sites are dangerous, highway construction zones are an extreme hazard. Not only must contractors and laborers deal with the pitfalls of a construction site, they must do so while traffic zooms past them. This is why construction crews must be vigilant while working along Southern California roadways. Even the slightest mistake can cause incredible damage to both people and property. Read the rest »

San Diego Construction Accident Leaves One Dead

Construction AccidentThe Occupational Safety Health Administration (OSHA) is investigating an Oceanside construction site after a structural collapse left one worker dead. As reported by CBS 8, the construction accident happened around 9 a.m. near the halfway complete FedEx warehouse on the 1400 block of Avenida del Oro. Read the rest »

Three Workers Injured after Falling at Construction Site in San Diego

Three workers, all believed to be in their 40s, were injured after falling at a construction site located at the Euclid Family Health Center project on October 15 around 9 a.m.

San Diego Fire spokesman Maurice Luque stated that one of the workers was holding a ladder at the top of the structure, while the other two were climbing up when this fall accident occurred. Read the rest »

Construction Workers Likely to Experience Disabling Injury and Premature Death

A new study released in October 2011 by the Center for Construction Research and Training (CPWR) states that Construction Site Injurynearly all construction workers will experience on or more work-related injuries or illnesses over a lifetime‚ as well as a great risk of premature death. This conclusion was based off of data from multiple years and several different national sources‚ including the Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries.

The CPWR also estimates that over a 45-year career‚ a construction worker has a 75 percent chance of experiencing a disabling injury. On top of that shocking statistic‚ the same worker has a one in 200 chance of being fatally injured on the job. Unfortunately‚ Hispanic construction workers have a 20 percent higher likelihood of dying from a work-related injury. This is because Hispanic workers are often hired for lower-end‚ more dangerous jobs. Read the rest »

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