Brooklyn, NY (May 22, 2020) – Two construction workers were injured in a workplace accident that took place on Thursday evening, May 21st. The incident happened at a construction site located at 375 Flushing Avenue in Brooklyn at around 8:00 p.m.
According to authorities, police and firefighters were dispatched to the scene following a call concerning two injured workers. Both parties were transported to a nearby hospital. Their current conditions have not been reported.
At this time, there has been no information released regarding the details of the incident. Investigators are working to determine what occurred and how.
Our thoughts are with the victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Workplace Accidents in New York
A total of more than 85 people lost their lives during New York workplace accidents in 2017, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Many work-related injuries take place in the hazardous field of construction as victims are often working in dangerous locations with heavy equipment. While it is difficult, victims and surviving family members must recognize the importance of understanding their right to pursue compensation after an accident.
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