Worker suffers amputation injury in Chicago

A construction worker in Chicago was in critical condition after suffering from an accident while at work. He was injured in an elevator shaft and lost part of his arm while working on a building that was under construction.

According to reports, the construction accident happened in the 700 block of North Hudson Street in River North where a high-rise apartment was being erected. The construction worker was only identified as a 34-year-old man and police have yet to release details on how the accident happened. The worker was treated at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.

Construction accidents often mean hefty financial losses that affect many families every year. However, an attorney at Karlin, Fleisher & Falkenberg, LLC may be able to help you receive compensation. Call our office today at (312) 346-8620 to find out how we may work for you.