A construction worker, who was on-site at Martin County High School, suffered burn injuries to his torso this morning and was flown to Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami for treatment.
According to Martin County Fire Rescue, the worker was trying to refill a chainsaw while it was still hot, causing an explosion.
Unfortunately, construction site accident s happen often. Some of the most common types of construction site injuries are burn injuries.
If you were burned or suffered another injury while on-the-job, you may be entitled to recover compensation through workers compensation . To determine if you have a workers compensation claim, complete the Free Case Evaluation form on this page to schedule a no-obligation consultation with an experienced injury lawyer at Gordon & Doner.