Construction Accident News

Construction Site Fall Accidents

Construction workers are at greater risk of being injured in a fall accident because they often work at elevated heights. Any accidental slip can lead to catastrophic injuries. In fact, falls are the leading cause of construction site accidents and made… Read More

Common Construction Site Accidents in Las Vegas

Jobs in the construction industry are some of the most dangerous occupations in the country. In 2015, 21.4 percent of private industry worker fatalities were in the construction industry, according to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration… Read More

Who Could be Liable for a Construction Site Injury?

When filing a claim for a construction site injury, it is important to understand who can be liable for causing the injury. The construction industry often exposes an employee to dangerous worksites that increase his or her susceptibility to being in… Read More

Company Cited for Serious Violations Before Fatal Accident

A FOX5 investigation discovered that a local construction company, Performance Builders, had been cited by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) several times for “serious violations” prior to the recent death of one of its workers. If… Read More

Construction Workers’ Right to Safe Environment Under OSHA

The Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) grants construction workers the right to work in safe environments. The agency dictates that employers are obligated to take certain steps to ensure the safety of their jobsites as well as their… Read More

Las Vegas Construction Site Injuries

Las Vegas and Nevada boasts one of the largest construction industries in the nation. Along with such a busy industry come thousands of injured workers and bystanders every year. The sweltering heat of the summer only serves to add to these dangers. It… Read More