Austin, TX – Construction Worker Injured in On-the-Job Accident on FM 2244
Austin, TX (September 30, 2019) – On September 30, around 1:30 a.m., emergency crews responded to the scene of a major workplace accident on Farm to Market Rd 2244 between West Lake Hills and Bee Caves Road.
Reports from the Austin-Travis County EMS indicate that a worker was performing duties of their job along FM 2244 when an object fell onto him from an elevated platform.
The construction worker suffered critical and life-threatening injuries in the incident. The victim was transported via STAR Flight to Dell Seton Medical Center for treatment of his injuries.
At this time, the incident remains under investigation.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time.
Work Place Accidents in Texas
There are various rules and regulations set in place to protect workers and ensure their safety. Unfortunately, numerous people suffer due to the negligent acts of their employers.
Every year, thousands of workers are injured on the job across our state. When victims are injured in accidents due to negligent or reckless parties, it is imperative for them to contact a workplace accident attorney in Texas to get the justice they deserve.
Texas personal injury attorneys at The Benton Law Firm have over two decades of combined experience helping injured workers get the justice they deserve. Our knowledgeable injury accident attorneys in Texas work diligently to help those harmed get compensation for lost wages, medical treatment, and other damages incurred from their accidents. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Texas today at (214) 219-4878 to see how we can help you.
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