An industrial worker was seriously injured in an accident in Wallingford early yesterday morning.
At approximately 4:30 a.m., firefighters and paramedics were dispatched to Barnes Park North after reports of a factory accident came in. According to responders, a worker sustained serious burn injuries after an incident around a furnace inside the Holo-Krome facility. The victim was immediately transported to the hospital for treatment, while other emergency teams worked to process the accident scene. Cleanup operations are still ongoing, and the factory remains closed until further notice. Officials have yet to disclose the identity and current status of the injured worker. Updates will be provided when appropriate.
Workplace accidents occur under varied circumstances and can be challenging to investigate as many of them don’t immediately exhibit obvious causes. Investigating these incidents typically requires the involvement of various agencies so that accountability can be accurately established. These things said, people injured in the workplace, particularly those where negligence has been discovered, are advised to seek legal assistance so that their cases can be properly evaluated.
If you or someone you care about was injured in an accident, you may need help navigating the complex challenges of paying for your medical bills, recouping your lost wages, and regaining your quality of life. The Connecticut attorneys with Jonathan Perkins Injury Lawyers can help you through this process, working to hold the responsible party accountable for the pain and suffering you have had to endure. Call 800-PERKINS for a free consultation with a lawyer today.Note: Our blog reports on a variety of sensitive stories with the goal of raising awareness of accidents and the repercussions they can have. We use real news articles as our sources. Should a story be updated or a post on our site be inaccurate, please let us know so we can update our post. Our blog is not intended to be read as legal advice.