Posted on Friday, November 23rd, 2018 at 4:56 am
Carthage, NY (November 22, 2018) – Authorities have released the identity of the young man who was severely injured during a workplace accident at Ox Industries on Tuesday morning, November 20. 25-year-old, Camron J. Arnold, of Natural Bridge suffered serious leg injuries following an industrial accident that occurred at around 5:30 a.m. at his place of employment, located at 30 Champion Street in Carthage.
According to authorities, Arnold was working when a 2,500-pound roll of sheet metal fell off a forklift and crushed his legs. Arnold was promptly rushed to Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse for treatment of critical injuries. According to the latest information that has been made available, Arnold tragically lost a portion of his left leg, from his foot to the middle of his shin.
There have been no new details made available at this time as police are actively continuing their investigation into this incident.
New York Workplace Accidents
We would first like to extend our sincerest sympathies to Camron J. Arnold as we preserve our hope for his fullest recovery possible. Workplace accidents in New York take place for many different reasons, frequently related to the mishandling of hazardous products, as well as unsafe work environments. It is absolutely imperative to understand that if another person, company, or employer is accountable for a serious accident that results in severe injuries, victims may likely have the right to file for compensation.
A compassionate and understanding New York accident attorney can help to ease the encumbrances that follow an injury and guide you along the often difficult path toward attaining financial reimbursement. At Hach and Rose, we realize the devastating physical, emotional, and financial stress that arises after a sudden injury. If you have been seriously injured in a New York workplace accident, please don’t hesitate to call 212-779-0057 today.
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