Emergency crews rushed to a construction site across from the Javits Center earlier this morning. It has been report a worker fell into a hole while working on the construction site.
The man was deep in a tunnel under a site on the north side of Eleventh Avenue and West 34th Street when he tripped over a large piece of equipment and hurt his leg about 11:40 a.m.
Responders were still on scene tending to the victim at 11:40 a.m., about an hour after the accident, the FDNY spokesman said.
The attorneys are Morgan Levine file claims against both the owner of the property and the general contractor in charge when an accident happens this way. Both of these entities are required to make sure all hazardous and dangerous materials which cause falls are cleared from a construction site.
Morgan Levine retains the most highly regarded construction site accident experts to assist in investigating these types of accidents. The experts review all of the construction site plans and contracts and all safety protocals and procedures. These experts come to Court to provide their findings in cases where construction workers are caused to fall and sustained serious injuries. The earlier our investigation can begin, the better.
If you or a loved one has been injured in a construction site accident, contact Duane Morgan.