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Man Killed After Being crushed at Dryhill Manufacturing in Dauphin County in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania  — A 31-year-old worker, Jordan Zimmerman, lost his life when several hundred pounds of steel fell on him. The incident happened at Dryhill Manufacturing on North Crossroads Road in Lykens Township.

No further details have been provided.

Thoughts on fatal workplace accidents

In light of the recent tragic incident at Dryhill Manufacturing, addressing the broader issue of workplace safety is crucial.

The loss of life at the workplace is a reminder that workers deserve to work in a safe environment and the importance of ensuring the safety and well-being of individuals engaged in various industries.

The sudden and tragic passing of a young man raises questions about the safety protocols in place at Dryhill Manufacturing. Were adequate safety training, tools, and equipment provided to workers? Did the company prioritize and take seriously the implementation of safety measures? The surviving family deserves answers about what transpired and justice for the pain, suffering, and life-altering experience they are enduring.

Accountability is crucial in preventing such tragic accidents in the future. By holding wrongdoers responsible for the safety of their workers, we have a safer working environment, and fewer people will suffer.

The surviving family deserves answers and accountability for any wrongdoing discovered.




The Ammons Law Firm represents clients nationwide in catastrophic injury and wrongful death litigation, with extensive experience in complex auto/tire defect and commercial vehicle cases.

Disclaimer: This post is not legal advice. Information contained in this blog was compiled from third-party sources or is the opinion of the author. Please inform us immediately if false or misleading information is contained in this post.



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