The collapse of a condominium in Norfolk, CT was nearly tragic for multiple construction workers and firefighters. Fire rescue personnel worked for over an hour to free an injured construction worker from the crushed building. Some of the firefighters suffered minor injuries during the rescue efforts.
Both the jobs of firefighter and construction worker come with some inherent risks. We know that both jobs often require strenuous labor and the possibility of dangers working conditions. As workers compensation attorneys our job is to look closely at the inherent risks and determine what steps could have been taken to avoid injury. We want to protect the rights of injured workers and prevent further safety violations.
If you have been injured at work you have to ask yourself: Is there something my employer could have done to help prevent this injury or illness? If you believe that the answer is yes then please contact an experienced workman’s comp attorney at Glass, Lebovitz, Kasheta & Bren today for your free consultation. With offices in Rocky Hill, Brooklyn, Storrs and Mansfield, Conn. we are here for you where you need us, when you need us. Let us fight for you. Please call today. 1.800.999.2020.