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Outside Contractor Killed in Construction Accident

Outside Contractor Killed in Construction Accident

Chester, Illinois – An outside contractor died while he was working at a construction site on Thursday August 2 at the Menard Correctional Center.

No details have been released on exactly what happened, but OSHA is investigating.

The victim was identified as Ronald Pointer, 55, of Granite City.

No Illinois Department of Corrections staff members were injured.


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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.

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