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What Kind of Injuries Do You See in Construction Accident Cases?

What types of injuries happen often in construction accident cases? Austin personal injury attorney Aaron Allison explains. For more information, call (512) 474-8346. Video Transcription: The scope of injuries that you would typically see in a construction accident is fractures, fractures with surgical intervention, torn tissue, blown knees, blown shoulders, blown hips, spinal injuries and brain damage injuries, amputation injuries,…
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When a Construction Worker Is Injured and Goes to the Hospital What Should They Do First?

What should I do if I have suffered a construction injury on the job? Austin construction accident attorney Aaron Allison explains. For more information, call (512) 474-8346. Video Transcription: Most of the time I’m contacted while the injured person is in the hospital. I’m either contacted by a family member or the injured person themselves. Many many times in my…
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Construction Workers Injured in South Austin Crane Accident

Last Wednesday, two workers were injured after a crane toppled over at a South Austin construction site. Dramatic video of the incident shows the crane falling over as it attempted to pick up a heavy concrete wall panel. Multiple workers were seen dashing out of the way as the massive crane tumbled over. One of the workers was later taken…
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The World’s Worst Construction Accidents

When all safety protocols are followed and all equipment is maintained, in theory, construction should be no more dangerous than any other job. Unfortunately, this is rarely the case. Heavy equipment, heights, long hours and arduous labor can create hazards that lead to injuries. But sometimes, something goes so catastrophically wrong that workers are killed or severely injured. Here is…
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Worker Dies in Williamson County Construction Accident

A 38-year-old Dallas man recently died in a construction accident in Georgetown. The accident took place at a pipeline construction site two miles off SH 29 between I-35 and Ronald Reagan Boulevard. The worker, who was working for Pumpco Pipeline Construction, was walking beside a large construction machine after placing a pipeline and covering it with soil. A man driving…
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