Crane Accident
Workplace Accidents

Why Crane Accidents Are So Dangerous

The construction industry has a notorious reputation for dangerous working conditions and serious worker accidents. Construction workers are constantly expected to handle heavy loads, use complicated tools, work at great heights, and operate dangerous machinery – including cranes. Cranes are essential in the construction industry for heavy lifting and can make moving large loads significantly […]

Scaffolding Safety
Workplace Accidents

What to Know About Scaffolding Accidents and Injuries

Many construction sites utilize scaffolding to allow their workers to reach and work safely at great heights. Scaffolding is usually constructed before the actual construction project begins and will remain in place throughout the duration of the project. Construction scaffolding – when assembled correctly and used properly – can protect workers; however, workplace accidents do […]

Is Slip and Fall a Personal Injury
Personal Injury

Is Slip and Fall a Personal Injury?

According to the National Floor Safety Institute, 2,000 people a day are treated in emergency rooms for fall-related accidents. “Slip and fall” is the term used for a personal injury case arising out of a person slipping or tripping and falling down, resulting in an injury on a commercial or residential property that is not […]