Bethany, CT (April 26, 2019) – On April 25, state police responded to the scene of a worksite accident at a barn on Litchfield Turnpike.
A state trooper working on a site nearby heard a loud crash and went to see what happened. A man was yelling for help and stated someone was trapped under the barn. Around 8:42 a.m., State police and first responders received the call for assistance. According to reports, 38-year-old Joister Pacheco-Attaide was working on a barn as part of a team of contractors when it collapsed. Emergency crews arrived at the scene to find Pacheco-Attaide unresponsive underneath the structure.
Our most sincere condolences go out to the family of Pacheco-Attaide. Our thoughts and prayers are with them at this time.
Workplace Accidents In Connecticut
Over 37,000 workplace accidents are reported annually in Connecticut. Unfortunately, numerous injuries sustained by victims are fatal in nature.
Victims who die while on the job often leave behind grieving families. Not only are families forced to deal with the overwhelming emotional consequences of these horrific incidents, but they often lose a wage earner for their household. Lost wages and funeral expenses create financial burdens that are difficult for grieving families to bear. If your loved one lost their life in a workplace accident, it is crucial to contact a reputable Connecticut personal injury attorney for free legal advice CT.
With the assistance of a skilled personal injury attorney in Connecticut from the Law Offices of Paul Levin, it is possible to obtain full and fair compensation to help alleviate some of the financial burdens surviving family members incur from workplace fatalities. If your loved one died in a workplace accident, contact our law firm at (860) 322-5302 to explore legal options available for you.
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Disclaimer: As active members in our local and statewide communities, we are saddened by these accidents and our hearts go out to the friends, family, and victims affected by them. Our intent in these posts is to raise awareness in our community of the dangers involved in these activities and to hopefully prevent future injuries. This information should not be misconstrued as legal advice, and you should always speak with an experienced legal professional about your case.