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Six People Injured in Long Island Building Collapse

Six People Injured in Long Island Building Collapse

Long Island, NY – A building collapse left six people injured on Thursday, November 3, 2022. According to reports, construction workers had been working on this building for two weeks when the front wall of the building collapsed. Six people were injured in the collision and transported to the hospital. The accident remains under investigation.

Construction Accidents

Construction sites are extremely dangerous places to work and result in over 150,000 injuries on job sites each year. In this horrible accident, it is essential for the injured workers to have an independent legal investigation performed to preserve evidence. This includes reviewing:

  • Evaluation of construction site working conditions
  • Evaluation if construction site safety regulations are up to code
  • Determination if proper guardrails, safety nets, and fall arrest systems were in place
  • Determination of the stability of the walls on the building
  • Any environmental factors that may have contributed to the accident

Construction companies and supervisors have a responsibility to assure all safety measures are in place and guideline are being followed.

Construction Accident Attorneys 

As one of America’s largest personal injury firms, The Barnes Firm has helped many clients injured in construction accidents. When someone suffers an injury after a fall at a construction site, they could be entitled to significant financial compensation. If you or a loved one has been injured in a construction accident, the experienced construction accident attorneys at The Barnes Firm are here to help you every step of the way. 

Call (800) 800-0000 today for a FREE case evaluation. It could be the best call you make.   




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