Seattle construction worker injured in fall near waterfront

A Seattle construction worker was injured in a fall and was rescued by Seattle firefighters this morning. The construction accident occurred around 10:37am at a construction site at 635 Elliot Ave. W.

The Seattle Times
reports that the worker, a man in his 30’s, was taken in Harborview Medical Center and was in stable condition.

The worker was working on a five-story building at the time of accident.

Every year in Washington State, around 100 construction workers are killed on the job according to the U.S. Department of Labor Statistics. Falls are the leading cause of accidents. Falls can be serious resulting in traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, broken bones and even death.

A worker who is injured on the job deserves fair compensation to cover loss of wages, rehabilitation and for pain and suffering. If you or a loved one has been injured on the job, contact The Farber Law Group. We are a Seattle-based law firm with more than 30 years experience in representing construction accident victims.

Call The Farber Law Group
today at 1-800-244-9087 or e-mail attorney@hgfarber.com