In Bensalem, Bucks County, a welder became trapped under a steel beam and was fatally wounded. While the 57-year-old man worked alone at the steel fabricator, a steel beam fell on him, causing the fatality. Other workers discovered him under the beam. The victim remains unidentified.
Construction and workplace accidents like a steel beam falling on a worker endanger the lives of employees daily, even when the workplace environment is highly maintained. There is always the chance that adherence to safety standards is neglected or not instituted at all. Excessive medical expenses, loss of income, and debilitating injuries may adversely affect an employee.
If you or someone you love sustained personal injuries in a construction accident, you may be entitled to compensation. Contact our qualified Philadelphia construction accident lawyers at McCann Dillon Jaffe & Lamb, LLC at 215-569-8488 to see how we can help, and contact us online for a free consultation. Our lawyers represent clients throughout Pennsylvania, including Delaware County and Chester County, as well as Delaware, and New Jersey.