Hallandale Beach, FL - Construction Worker Killed After Falling 10 Stories Down Elevator Shaft

A construction worker died after falling down an elevator shaft on Friday, May 4th. The incident took place at a construction site on Southeast 10th Terrace and South Federal Highway around 10:00 a.m. Officials with the Hallandale Beach Fire Rescue rushed to the scene in response to the fall. When they arrived, they discovered that the worker had plunged 10 stories down an elevator shaft. The man, who has not been identified at this time, suffered critical injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene. Read More

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17+ Things We Love About Florida

Sure, FL gets a lot of flak for its crazy drivers, but there's a lot to love about the Sunshine State. Read More

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Rubenstein Law to Sponsor 2019 Florida Strawberry Festival

Going to the Florida Strawberry Festival this year? So are we! It's a great event and we love being part of it. Read More

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Winter Park, FL - Construction Worker Killed While Working on Large Highway Project

A construction worker working on a large highway expansion project was killed in an accident on Monday, February 4 in Winter Park. The Orange County Fire Rescue was called to the scene along Interstate 4. Officials say that the worker was struck by a drainage pipe. As workers were moving the pipe it fell and struck the man in the head. The victim, who has not been identified at this time, died from his injuries. Read More

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Lake Buena Vista, FL - Man Gets Arm Stuck in Conveyor Belt at Typhoon Lagoon

A man was sent to the hospital on Sunday, December 9th after he got his arm stuck in a conveyor belt at Disney's Typhoon Lagoon. The Orange County Sheriff's Office was called to the 1100 block of Buena Vista Drive around 1:00 pm in reference to the event. Deputies say that the man was visiting the Miss Adventures Falls attraction when his arm became stuck in the belt. It was not immediately clear what caused the incident to occur. Officials from Reedy Creek Fire Rescue were also called to the scene and were able to free the man's arm from the belt. He was later airlifted to Osceola Regional Medical Center for treatment. His injuries are not believed to be life-threatening. Read More

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Jacksonville, FL - 9 Year Old Girl Seriously Hurt When Fair Ride Malfunctions

A 9 year old girl was among those who suffered injuries after a ride malfunctioned at the Jacksonville Fair. The incident took place on Saturday, November 10th. Shawn Hall says that his 9 year old daughter was one of the riders on the Sky Flyer, a swing that is held by cables and spins in circles. The accident occurred when the swing malfunctioned, resulting in a collision with guard rails and other riders. The malfunction took place just after the ride began, but before the swings were lifted off the ground. Read More

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Tampa, FL - Construction Worker Dies After Being Struck by Roller

A Tampa construction worker is dead following a job site accident on Saturday, September 15th. The incident took place at Gandy Boulevard and Dale Mabry Highway around 11:30 am. At the time of the incident, the worker was operating a road roller on a dirt embankment. Suddenly, the worker lost control of the roller and it overturned and landed on top of him. The worker, identified as Kadri Elmazi, was trapped underneath the roller. Read More

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Wesley Chapel, FL - Construction Workers Hurt After Wall Collapse

A wall collapse on Friday resulted in injuries for two construction workers. According to reports, the workers were on site in the 29000 block of Picana Lane around 4:50 pm. It is believed that a gust of wind caused the wall to topple over and onto the workers. Fire department personnel said a strong storm in the area resulted in bricks from the wall tumbling on top of the workers. Read More

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Orange County, FL - Two Dead in Scaffolding Collapse at Construction Site

Two construction workers are dead following the collapse of scaffolding at a construction site near Disney on Wednesday. At the time of the collapse, the workers were constructing a hotel building near the Walt Disney Resort. The affected workers were standing on a scaffold between the sixth and seventh floors of the hotel when the scaffold suddenly collapsed underneath them. Read More

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St. Augustine, FL – Construction Accident Leads to Critical Injuries

On Tuesday morning, a man was critically injured in a serious construction accident that took place in St. Johns County. The Sheriff’s Office was called to the scene to investigate. Read More

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