Six construction workers were injured Monday morning when scaffolding collapsed at a Long Island City job site.
According the ABC 7, the accident occurred on 27th Street between Queens Plaza South and 42nd Road at around 11 am.
The six workers were injured when scaffolding collapsed on the fifth floor of a building that was under construction. Fortunately, none of the injuries were considered life-threatening.
The Department of Buildings will determine if the accident compromised the structural integrity of the building.
The following information was provided by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA):