Baltimore Sun Op-Ed: Baltimore Employer of Smothered Worker Should Be Held Criminally Accountable

Center for Progressive Reform 2018-06-12

Summary:

On June 5, a 19-year-old construction worker named Kyle Hancock was smothered to death when a deep trench where he was working collapsed. R.F. Warder Inc., the construction company that hired Hancock to help fix a leaking sewage pipe, and the bosses it employed are responsible for his death, plain and simple. Their failure to shore the trench to prevent a collapse was grossly negligent, readily foreseeable, eminently preventable and, therefore, criminal.

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http://www.progressivereform.org/CPRBlog.cfm?idBlog=C81CBD7A-054E-9E85-D4214FB14D66D0EC

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Authors:

Rena Steinzor

Added:

06/12/2018, 16:00