By Andrew Bainbridge of The Bainbridge Firm, LLC posted in Workers’ Compensation on Thursday, May 10, 2018.
The Centers for Disease Control and prevent reported that more than 9 percent of nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses in 2009 were sustained by construction workers. That year, construction workers suffered 4.3 nonfatal injuries and illnesses per 100 workers.
A construction site contains a variety of ways for workers to get hurt. All of them can cause terrible injury, permanent disability, or death. Here are 8 common sources of construction injuries: