Washington Heights, NY – Worker Injured in Accident on W 180th StNY/NJ Legal News
Washington Heights, NY (November 8, 2019) – A workplace accident on West 180th Street left one worker injured.
Just after noon, on November 7, emergency crews responded to the scene of a workplace accident on West 180th Street.
According to reports, a man was working approximately 40-feet underground near the area of West 180th Street and Amsterdam Avenue, where the Radio Tower & Hotel is being built, when he was seriously injured.
The victim was able to maneuver himself to the surface before being rushed to a Harlem Hospital for treatment.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts and prayers are with the worker injured in this accident.
Workplace Accidents in New York
Millions of individuals across New York head out to work daily. Although workers expect their place of employment to be safe for them to perform duties, thousands of workers suffer devastating injuries on the job every year. When victims are injured on the job, it is crucial that they contact a workplace accident attorney in New York as soon as possible.
Our Team at Metro Law has extensive experience helping accident victims get the justice they deserve. Our New York personal injury attorneys understand the negative consequences of being injured on the job. Not only are victims forced to deal with overwhelming pain and suffering, but they are also forced to go without wages while incurring stacking medical bills. Victims harmed due to unsafe working conditions or the negligence of others should contact our law firm at (800) 469-6476 to see how we can help you.
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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.