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How can I reduce the risk of being injured in an Austin construction accident?
Being a construction worker is a very admirable, important profession, but those taking the job on know that it comes with many risks. According to 2010 statistics from the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the construction industry had the second highest amount of workplace fatalities in the state of Texas (transportation and material moving occupations were number one).
Your employer should provide you with proper procedures, guidelines, safety tips and anything else you need to stay safe on the job. Unfortunately, some people you work for will break the law and cut corners wherever they can - oftentimes, this comes at the expense of your safety. Whether or not you have a supportive employer, keep this advice in mind whenever you’re working at an Austin construction site:
If you were injured in an Austin construction accident, contact attorney Earl Straight for a free consultation at 512-454-1331.