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Man crushed to death by falling granite

When California employees are injured in workplace accidents, the resulting issues can be great. Concerns are first focused on the health of injured parties. After that, the need for help with medical treatment, workers’ compensation or other assistance is common in the wake of an on-the-job accident. In the event of fatal accidents, family members must also deal with the loss of loved ones.

Deadly work accident under investigation by Cal-OSHA

California construction workers know that theirs is an industry laden with dangers. An on-the-job accident can result in serious injuries or even death all too quickly. A ladder fall, a scaffolding fall, the negligent operating of machinery and more are all common causes of workplace accidents on construction sites. When a work accident turns fatal, the importance of a thorough investigation cannot be ignored.

Failed machinery spews molten lava on workers

California is home to many industrial companies. These businesses comprise a large portion of the state’s economic success. They also pose a high level of risk as industrial workplaces can have many a safety hazard for workers to deal with. An on-the-job accident at such a business can render an employee disabled or unable to work for some time. Some such incidents even occur due to employer negligence.

Falling rebar kills construction worker at San Diego airport

In California, the risk of a construction worker accident seems ever present. In some cases, a physical injury in an on-the-job accident can leave an employee in need of filing workers’ compensation or getting other forms of assistance. In the case of a fatal construction accident, family members of the victim are left with a deep void forever and co-workers that may have witnessed the incident will forever have the scene in their memories.

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