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Construction Worker Killed in Industrial Accident

Construction Accident Killed in Industrial Accident

Edmonton, Canada – A construction worker died while he was working at a construction site in the area of 84 Avenue and 101 Street.

The accident happened last Wednesday, November 1st at about 9:30 a.m. When the construction worker inexplicably fell about eight meters off a balcony.

Sandi Hrabek, Worker’s common-law wife said: “I am in utter shock and disbelief that I am forced to bury my husband who I have been with for over fifteen years at such a young age, from such a tragic accident that never should of happened”.

The 33 years old worker, identified as Ian Gallagher was pronounced dead at the scene.

The accident is being investigated by The Occupational Safety and Health Administration OSH.


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John C. Merlino, ESQ.

John C. Merlino, ESQ.

John C. Merlino is a zealous legal voice for injured construction workers. A senior managing member of the firm, Mr. Merlino was born and raised in Brooklyn, to immigrant parents. Mr. Merlino learned the importance of educating our clients of their rights and being a strong-compassionate advocate. Mr. Merlino, along with his mentor William Schwitzer, are among the most respected Construction Site Accident Lawyers in the State of New York.