Hudson Yards, NY – Workers Injured in Scaffolding Collapse

Hudson Yards, NY – Workers Injured in Scaffolding Collapse

Hudson Yards, NY (November 12, 2019) – At least four construction workers were injured on Monday, November 11th when part of the scaffolding fell.

The Fire Department of New York was dispatched to the accident scene at about 7:30 a.m.

Authorities stated that one of the injuries suffered during the fall was critical. The other three injuries were comparatively minor.

Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.

Construction Site Accidents in Hudson Yards

Hudson Yards, NY - Workers Injured in Scaffolding Collapse

Despite the overwhelming knowledge of the various dangers and inherent risks that a worker could conceivably face during their time in the construction industry, construction sites are regularly inadequately maintained, insufficiently managed, and pervasive life-threatening situations endure unacknowledged and unaddressed. 

Here at the offices of Metro Law, we are no strangers to successfully filing personal injury claims on behalf of our clients. Our personal injury attorneys excel at advocating for union members as well. 

If you or a family member have been hurt in a construction site accident, we can help you obtain the financial compensation to which you are entitled. If you would like a free consultation concerning a workplace injury lawsuit, then please give us a call at (800) 469-6476 as soon as possible. 

Notes: Outside sources were used in the creation of this post including news bulletins and first-hand accounts of the accident and injuries involved. As a result, the details of the accident presented have not been independently verified. If you have identified any false information in the story or would like the post to be removed, please inform us immediately, and we will correct the information or remove the post. 

Disclaimer: As a member of the local community, we at Metro Law strive to improve the overall safety and quality of life for everyone who lives in our beloved state. We are extremely saddened by these accidents but hope that through an awareness of these dangers, those in our community will take precautions to avoid these accidents. This is not a solicitation for business, and this information should not be misconstrued as medical or legal advice. We wish only the best and quickest recovery to all those involved in the accident. The photos depicted in this post are not from the actual accident scene.