IRVINE, Calif. (Dec. 1, 2017) – A 50-year-old man who was working with heavy machinery Friday morning at a metal tubing and pipe manufacturing plant was killed in an accident, according to the Orange County Register.
The incident took place about 11 a.m. this morning.
The man was working for PCC Rollmet on Deere Avenue, according to the Orange County Fire Authority.
The fatal accident is under investigation by police and Cal-OSHA.
Wrongful Death Claims
Liability for this man’s death will be determined after the investigation is completed. If an employee is killed in a workplace accident such as this one, there could be legal grounds for a wrongful death lawsuit. The family may be entitled to pursue a claim on behalf of their loved one. Johnson Attorneys Group is a California-based law firm that handles these types of cases. Call us at 800-235-6801 for a free consultation.