The Largest Personal Injury Firm in Texas. Serving Clients Nationwide.
Corpus Christi 361-985-0600 San Antonio 210-656-1000 Nationwide Toll Free 888-314-9945
Contact us 24/7

Mosinee Worker Killed in Crane Accident

View all
Jonathan Hernandez11 months ago

A worker was killed in a crane accident that happened at a Mosinee plant.

Details about the Fatal Crane Accident

Multiple sources are reporting that Mosinee police have stated that a worker was killed in an industrial accident that happened that involved an overhead crane.

According to local authorities, emergency crews were called to Crystal Finishing Systems just before noon on Tuesday. Mosinee Police Chief Kenneth Muelling has further stated that the 51-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident. The identity of the victim has not been released by the authorities at this time.

No other details have been released, but the accident remains under investigation at this time. The plant is privately owned and manufactures aluminum extrusion and fabrication as well as coatings. The company owns several other plants as well in Mosinee, Schofield, and River Falls.

Important Information about On the Job Accidents

According to data from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, there are thousands of wrongful deaths of people involved in on the job accidents every year in the United States:

  • In 2014, there were a total of 4,821 workers who were killed in on the job accidents in the United States.
  • During the same year, there was an average of 92 on the job fatalities per week, or 13 per day.
  • Getting struck by an object accounted for 8.1 percent of all construction fatalities. 

HAVE YOU BEEN INJURED?

Contact us for a free case review

888-314-9945 • info@tjhlaw.com