Dane Shulman Associates, LLC
we’ll get you what’s rightfully yours and that’s that

contact us today for a
free consultation

We are here to assist with your legal needs, call 866-942-6740 or complete the contact form below.

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.


Privacy Policy

Employees injured on the job may benefit from workers' comp

Many Massachusetts residents rarely have to worry about workplace accidents. Those performing jobs that require manual labor, however, are often more likely to face the risk of being injured on the job. A worker in a nearby state was recently seriously hurt at his job on a construction site.

Officials said that the man was part of a building crew working on the construction of a new home. The men were pouring concrete for the foundation of the home when the accident occurred. For reasons that are still unclear, the truck pouring the concrete shifted. This caused the arm of the truck from which the concrete is pumped to hit the worker in the head.

The worker is said to have suffered head, face and leg injuries in the incident. A helicopter was called in to transport the man to the hospital. Several agencies, including the state police and fire marshal's office as well as the local branch of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, are now working together to investigate and to hopefully prevent such an accident in the future.

In addition to the unexpected medical bills this worker may now face, he may also miss an extended amount of time from work that could result in lost wages. However, he may choose to file a workers' compensation claim in an attempt to receive insurance benefits that could help offset such expenses. Anyone injured on the job could seek out an experienced Massachusetts attorney to obtain more information and assistance in filing such a claim.

Source: wfsb.com, "Man seriously injured while pouring concrete in Goshen", Kaitlyn Naples, Aug. 22, 2017

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information

Injured? Find Out
How We Can Help.

We are proud to serve the people in the communities we live and work in. We don't just work for you, we work because of you.

Contact our offices in Boston to schedule a free consultation about your personal injury or your other legal needs today: Call 617-379-1786 or toll free at 866-942-6740.

right image

Boston Office
1629 Blue Hill Avenue
Mattapan Square
Boston, MA 02126

Toll Free: 866-942-6740
Phone: 617-379-1786
Fax: 617-298-3059
Boston Law Office Map