Ironworker Falls 40 Feet at Construction Site

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construction safetyAn ironworker was critically injured when he fell 40 feet onto a concrete slab at a construction site at Logan International Airport.

Federal and state officials are looking into the cause of the accident.  All that is currently known is the accident happened at 7:45am today.  The Connecticut man was working on a construction project for a parking garage at Logan International Airport when something happened and he fell 40 feet onto a concrete slab, which then collapsed.

He was taken to Massachusetts General Hospital in critical condition.

All work has ceased until the investigation is completed.  OSHA is on the scene.