Category Archives: Construction injury

Worker injured in construction accident at high school

11:55 am

A man was injured in a construction accident at a Maine high school when steel beams fell on top of him. The accident occurred at Mt. Blue High School when workers were building a support structure and it fell. This caused one other worker to fall from the scissor lift that he was working on. The […]

New York’s ‘scaffold law’ helps workers recieve damages

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New York’s ‘scaffold law’ allows workers who work in construction environments to receive monetary damages for injuries sustained while working with scaffolds, ladders, ropes and other like equipment. This law does not prevent them from receiving workers compensation from state benefits, but it can be an additional payment. The law states that contractors and property […]