Teaneck, NJ – Construction Workers Injured at Grange Rd & Merrison St
Teaneck, NJ (July 5, 2020) – Authorities were called to the scene of a workplace accident in Teaneck on Thursday, July 2. The accident reportedly occurred at around 11 a.m. Two PS&G workers were reportedly injured while working at a construction site located at Grange Road and Merrison Street.
According to local reports, a gas line was ignited inside the worksite. Both workers suffered injuries in the accident. One of the workers sustained serious burn injuries, and both parties were taken to Hackensack University Medical Center for treatment.
An ongoing investigation into the crash is in progress.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
New Jersey Workplace Accidents
In 2018, a total of 5,250 workers were killed in workplace accidents across the United States. This is a nearly 2% increase from the previous year. Injury rates remained steady at 3.5 per 100,000 workers.
After a car accident, pursuing a workers’ compensation claim can leave victims seriously confused and frustrated. You need a firm understanding of the law to make sure that your legal rights are protected. Instead of trying to figure it out on your own, you should contact a New Jersey workers comp attorney.
Brady, Brady, & Reilly, LLC has over 50 years helping the residents of New Jersey by providing aggressive legal representation after being injured in a workplace accident. We are known for our attention to detail and the ability to bring your case to a successful resolution. Give us a call today at (201) 997- 0030 to discuss your case.
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