Construction accidents are a serious and common occurrence in New York. A New York City Construction worker was severly injured on Wednesday, January 27, 2016 when he fell down an unguarded shaft 5 stories and was impaled on uncapped rebar in the basement. According to the New York Daily News, the shaft was not guarded, the rebar was not capped and the worker was not provided with the proper fall protection required by the New York State Labor Law.

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