Nashville, TN (June 25, 2020) – On June 23, emergency crews in Tennessee responded to the scene of a workplace accident on Interstate Drive.
Reports show that a 16-year-old male construction worker was performing duties at the La Quinta Inn job site located at 315 Interstate Drive when he fell from the scaffolding. The teen, who was a part-time employee of Cortez Plastering, suffered fatal injuries in the accident and was declared deceased at the scene.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation with the Tennessee Occupational Safety and Health Administration.
We would like to offer our deepest condolences to the family of the teen who lost his life in this accident.
Fatal Workplace Injuries in Tennessee
Each year, many workers lose their lives in accidents at their place of employment. Though we would like to believe that our workplaces are safe, there are many cases of workers being seriously injured or losing their lives in accidents. Shockingly, the reckless and negligent actions of others, as well as intentional acts of violence, are a key factor in many fatal accidents. When victims lose their lives on the job, it is crucial that their families reach out to a wrongful death attorney in Tennessee as soon as possible.
Being involved in a serious accident can have a devastating impact on a victim’s life. Not only are accidents terrifying, but they often leave victims to deal with overwhelming pain that impacts the quality of their lives in many ways. We, at Local Accident Reports, understand the challenges both victims and their families face after accidents. For this reason, our team has compiled some of the most helpful and invaluable resources available to help aid accident victims as they recover. Victims can reach out to Local Accident Reports at their earliest convenience to obtain a free copy of their police incident report and to connect with one of our competent and aggressive personal injury lawyers.
If you were injured in an accident that you believe was caused by a reckless, negligent, or careless party, or the intentional actions of another person, it is crucial that you obtain legal guidance to ensure your rights and best interest are protected early on. Contact Local Accident Reports at your earliest convenience by calling 1-888-657-1460 to be connected with a skilled and knowledgeable local injury accident attorney who can answer questions for you and provide information about your legal rights and options moving forward.