Demolition workers hurt in STL building collapse

Friday morning in St. Louis, Missouri, two demolition workers were injured in a near-fatal workplace accident. The two men were in the process of dismantling a building at the 3900 block of West Pine Boulevard when they fell more than 30 feet to the ground.

In addition, as the workers were removing bricks by hand, the third floor collapsed, and they fell to the basement level. Although it was a high fall, both men were talking and alert when paramedics arrived. Both workers are currently being treated at a nearby hospital, and their conditions are both listed as stable. No other information is known at this time. To learn more about this story, please click here.

The skilled St. Louis personal injury attorneys at Meyerkord & Kurth have vast knowledge in successfully settling all types of workplace accidents, and are here to help you. Our knowledgeable staff of attorneys has recently settled two workplace accident cases nearly identical to the tragedy listed above, and helped the injured parties receive hundreds of thousands of dollars in compensation after being hurt on the job. If you or a loved one were injured in a workplace accident, please contact our office today for a free consultation. We can help you receive the fair financial compensation you deserve.

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