Construction Worker Crushed by Bobcat
PALO ALTO (July 12, 2018)- According to the San Mateo Patch, a deadly construction accident left a worker dead Thursday morning on at the Bridgeway Church Preschool located on Middlefield Road.
The incident occurred at precisely 8:47 a.m., triggering the arrival of the Palo Alto Police Department.
According to the article, the worker who has not been identified was crushed to death by a Bobcat construction vehicle.
The incident allegedly took place in the parking lot of the church at 2400 Middlefield Road.
At this time, Cal/OSHA is investigating the incident. The California Occupational Safety and Health Agency determine whether safety codes were violated that could have prevented the death of the victim taking place in the workplace.
No further details have been provided as this story will be updated pending the release of the victim’s name.
We offer our warmest of thoughts, our prayers, and condolences to the family members of the victim as they search for peace and comfort.
Palo Alto Wrongful Death Lawyer
Losing a loved one suddenly is devastating for any family to endure, especially when that loved one’s life is taken due to a preventable situation such as poorly maintained electrical lines. The loss is immeasurable. Workplace accidents have been the cause of several serious injuries and deaths throughout California. If this should happen, the company who owns the Bobcat could ultimately be held responsible for the death of the victim or at least may share some responsibility for the death due to major safety hazards, poor maintenance, and neglect.
At Johnson Attorneys Group, we understand that losing a loved one is not only a deeply emotional loss but also an economic one. If you have lost a loved one due to someone else’s negligence, contact our law firm and speak with an experienced California wrongful death attorney today at 855-703-4186. Our team will bring all our expertise to your case and help you get the justice you deserve.
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