On Monday, May 15th a construction worker was stationed on the Verrazano Bridge in Brooklyn when he sustained serious injuries in a fall down accident.
Authorities report the construction worker was working on an upper deck when the fall occurred. He crashed down some 25 feet and landed on a beam located on the lower deck, shattering both of his legs.
The worker was transported to Lutheran Hospital in stable condition.
Fall down accidents happen far too often in the construction industry and commonly lead to serious injury. Learn more about fall down injuries here. If you or a loved one were injured in a construction accident contact us today.