4 His children are far from safety, crushed in court without a defender.

Read Job 5:4 Using Other Translations

His children are far from safety, and they are crushed in the gate, neither is there any to deliver them.
His children are far from safety; they are crushed in the gate, and there is no one to deliver them.
Their children are abandoned far from help; they are crushed in court with no one to defend them.