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Workers' compensation can help injured construction workers

Although machinery can cause injuries and quickly hamper a person's ability to work in the North Carolina construction field, falls are also a common concern. A work accident involving a fall took place recently at a residential construction site in another state. After such an incident, workers' compensation benefits may be necessary in order for the worker to have the money required to live while healing from the bodily damage sustained.

Work accident causes serious injuries to construction worker

In the construction field, a wide range of dangers can put a worker in the hospital or even in the grave if the injuries are serious enough. That's why it is particularly critical for construction sites to be safely maintained, following the requirements of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. If an employee ends up becoming injured in this type of work environment due to a work accident, he or she is typically entitled to workers' compensation benefits, which can help to make up for some of the individual's lost wages and help to get the necessary medical care in North Carolina.

Work accident causes serious injuries to construction worker

In the construction field, a wide range of dangers can put a worker in the hospital or even in the grave if the injuries are serious enough. That's why it is particularly critical for construction sites to be safely maintained, following the requirements of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration. If an employee ends up becoming injured in this type of work environment due to a work accident, he or she is typically entitled to workers' compensation benefits, which can help to make up for some of the individual's lost wages and help to get the necessary medical care in North Carolina.

North Carolina work accident leaves one dead

A North Carolina community has been shocked and saddened by the death of a construction worker outside a West McDowell school. The incident, which occurred during school hours, was fortunately not witnessed by any of the students. However, fellow construction workers have expressed their horror at the work accident that took the life of one of their own.

North Carolina work accident leaves one dead

A North Carolina community has been shocked and saddened by the death of a construction worker outside a West McDowell school. The incident, which occurred during school hours, was fortunately not witnessed by any of the students. However, fellow construction workers have expressed their horror at the work accident that took the life of one of their own.

Construction worker killed by falling beam

Regardless of position or place of employment, any employee can be the victim of a workplace accident. Truck drivers, office workers and medical professionals are all prone to suffer certain types of work-related accidents and injuries ranging from repetitive motion injuries to those sustained from falls or heavy lifting. Some professions are definitely more dangerous than others and employees who work within the construction industry are often exposed to a variety of potentially dangerous scenarios on a daily basis.

Construction worker killed by falling beam

Regardless of position or place of employment, any employee can be the victim of a workplace accident. Truck drivers, office workers and medical professionals are all prone to suffer certain types of work-related accidents and injuries ranging from repetitive motion injuries to those sustained from falls or heavy lifting. Some professions are definitely more dangerous than others and employees who work within the construction industry are often exposed to a variety of potentially dangerous scenarios on a daily basis.

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