Being caught, pinched, or crushed between objects and hazards at a construction site is a major cause of injuries and fatalities.
Indiana Work Injury Blog
Golitko & Daly, P.C.
A lack of guard rails and safety nets can mean the difference between life and death at a construction accident or work site.
If an employee is injured while traveling to another construction site or workplace, there may be special legal considerations.
Robert Tyler, 53, of New Castle was working for Midwest Paving on a construction job in the 6900 block of Old Indiana 25 when, just after 7 a.m., he was struck by a blue 2013 Chevy Cruz driven by Nancy Miller, 66, of Battle Ground. While the obvious case is against the driver who hit him, often there is responsibility by other contractors, including INDOT, General Contractors, Safety Consultants and Sign Companies.