Montgomery, AL – One Injured During Workplace Accident on Industrial Park Blvd
Montgomery, AL (February 03, 2021) – Deputies from the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office responded to the scene of what is reported to be a workplace accident on the afternoon of Tuesday, February 2nd.
Reports confirm that at least one a was transported via ambulance from DAS North America on Industrial Park Boulevard for emergency medical treatment.
DAS North America is a transportation, trucking, and railroad company.
The circumstances surrounding the injury and the victim’s medical condition were not immediately available.
The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office has stated that any additional information will have to come from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration or DAS officials themselves.
Our thoughts are with the injured victim and their family at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Workplace Injury Accidents in Montgomery
Private industries in Alabama reported over 35,000 non-fatal workplace illnesses and injuries in 2016. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 19,100 of these victim’s cases were serious, compelling them to take time off work, job restrictions, or a job transfer.
94% of these incidents involved workplace injuries. The rest were work-related illnesses, the majority of which were poisonings, skin disorders, and hearing loss.
Alabama’s total incident rate was 2.7 illnesses or injuries for every 100 full-time employees. When broken down by trade, the smallest rate was 0.3 cases from the financial industry, and the largest rate was 3.8 cases from the health and education industries.
The trade and manufacturing, utilities, and transportation industries made up over 50% of all occupational illnesses and injuries with a severe incident rate of 1.4 cases for every 100 full-time employees.
When people are injured in workplace accidents as a result of someone else’s negligence or oversight, they may be able to reach out to a workplace injury attorney in Alabama to explore legal options available to them. In many cases, victims have several avenues available to help them secure compensation after being harmed.
We at The Law Office of Dwayne L. Brown strive to help victims maximize their recoveries. We work diligently to help our clients obtain full and fair compensation to cover medical treatment, lost earnings, and a variety of other financial burdens they face throughout their recovery. Working with a legal team that is compassionate to your needs while being equally aggressive in protecting them will help to ensure your legal rights and best interests are protected.
We provide our clients with individualized representation that insurance their unique needs are met after they are injured in workplace accidents. Contact our personal injury attorneys in Alabama by calling (334) 277-3757 to see how we can help you. By scheduling a free case review with Montgomery personal injury attorney Dwayne L. Brown we can discuss the circumstances surrounding your accident and determine the best options available to get you the justice and compensation you need and deserve. Call us now.
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Disclaimer: Our staff at the Law Office of Dwayne L. Brown have worked hard to become valued members of the Montgomery, Alabama business community. We write accident news stories with the intent and purpose of bringing awareness to the dangers of driving in our community with hopes that our fellow community members will use added precautions when operating a motor vehicle and avoid being seriously injured in an Alabama accident. This post is not intended to be a solicitation for business. The information provided in this post is not meant to be legal advice or medical advice. The picture used in this post is not representative of the accident described in this post.