Martin County, TX (7/28/2020) – A gas explosion in West Texas left four construction workers injured Tuesday in Stanton.
The accident happened in Martin County. A ditching truck hit a high-pressure gas line, causing the explosion.
Investigators will review all factors that may have led up to the accident and police reports will be made available in fourteen days.
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According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2004 there were over 4.2 million job-related injuries and illnesses and over 5,700 on the job fatalities. When an injury occurs on the job, workers have a right to worker’s compensation. Workers’ compensation is typically provided by an employer to help an injured worker with his medical bills and lost wages.
Because there were two injuries after a workplace accident, it’s important to file the necessary claims to be compensated. If you or a loved one has been injured in a workplace accident, you should consult one of our experienced and aggressive workplace accident attorneys. In an effort to help you or your loved ones, the attorneys of Sutliff & Stout, PLLC are happy to speak with you free of charge to discuss your concerns.
Source: San Angelo Live, News 4 SA