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Construction Workers Honored on 10-Year Anniversary

Construction Workers Honored on 10-Year Anniversary

In March, six construction workers who died in a fatal crane collapse were honored at a 10-year-anniversary ceremony in Midtown.

The families and friends of the six construction workers gathered together to mark the anniversary of the event and to remember and honor their loved ones. This accident occurred 10 years ago when the workers were at a construction site.

A reverend at the ceremony said, “We are here today not for how our brothers died, but more importantly how our brothers lived and how our brothers loved.”

The memorial occurred at the site where the accident happened at around E. 51st St. in Midtown.

The victims were Wayne Bleidner, Anthony Mazza, Santy Gallone, Brad Cohen, Clifford Canzona and Aaron Stephens as well as an unidentified tourist. They were killed when a crane tipped over.

Did you lose a loved one in a construction accident? Was the accident the fault of another person or entity? If so, you could be eligible to receive compensation for your loss through filing a wrongful death claim. If you have questions about your claim and about the legal side of these matters, please contact Frekhtman & Associates, we have experience with these claims in New York. Give us a call today at (212) 222-1111.

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