What are the most common causes of construction accidents? | Shapiro, Washburn & Sharp

Construction accident injuries range from mild to catastrophic, and all too often, death. Some of the more common construction accident include the following:

  • Burns
  • Chemical spills
  • Crane accidents
  • Electric shock
  • Explosions
  • Falling debris, such as building materials
  • Malfunctioning equipment or machinery
  • Scaffolding falls
  • Slip, trips, and falls