Have you suffered an injury at work? If so, you need to work with a workers’ compensation law firm to file for workers’ compensation. It does not matter what state you live in, all employers are federally obligated to pay for workers’ compensation insurance in order to protect their employees in the event of a workplace accident.Read More
OCCUPATIONAL DISEASES AND INJURIES FROM TRAFFIC ACCIDENTS
How Occupational Diseases and Injuries Occur from Traffic Accidents Injuries that originate at work and those that are caused by traffic accidents are among the most common in the general population. It is important to note that both types of situations have consequences on people’s job performance according to the degree of severity. Rest periods,Read More
MOST FREQUENT CASES OF FALLS AND PROTECTION REQUIREMENTS
Falls from scaffolding Scaffolds are temporary frames used on construction sites to facilitate access to high places. The heights of these platforms generally vary between 2 and 14 meters in height, which is why they represent a high risk due to the severity of the injuries that can be produced by falls from such distances.Read More
WERE YOU INJURED IN AN ACCIDENT WITH AN 18 WHEELER, LARGE PLATFORM, OR TRAILER? COMMON WOUNDS
Serious injuries can permanently alter the lives of victims, as well as that of their family members, spouses and other loved ones, even when they can be treated. Depending on the location and severity of an injury. The victim could lose his ability to work and support himself, destroying his career and leading to financialRead More
THE WORST INDUSTRIAL ACCIDENTS IN AMERICAN HISTORY
The industrial revolution brought about accelerated change in the United States. New laws had to be enacted to protect workers, improve working conditions and establish workers’ rights. Despite these efforts, serious industrial accidents happen every day. Industrial accidents are often catastrophic. They often have a permanent effect on workers, the environment, and the people aroundRead More
HOW TO PREVENT ROAD ACCIDENTS?
Road safety depends on three factors: the human, the state of the vehicle or motorcycle and the state of the road. Before starting a trip, make sure you take preventive measures. Human factor Your responsibility on the road is a transcendental aspect, since your well-being and that of others depends on this. Avoid distractions whileRead More
WHY RECEIVING MEDICAL TREATMENT AFTER AN INJURY IS SO CRUCIAL
HAVING A CAR ACCIDENT THAT CAUSES INJURY IS ALWAYS STRESSFUL AND CONFUSING. FOR SOME PEOPLE, THEIR INJURIES ARE MINOR AND REQUIRE LITTLE OR NO RECOVERY TIME. FOR OTHERS, THEY ARE NOT SO LUCKY. SOME CAR ACCIDENTS CAUSE SERIOUS INJURIES, SUCH AS BRAIN INJURIES, SPINAL CORD INJURIES, AND CRUSH INJURIES. THESE INJURIES CAN LEAVE VICTIMS WITHRead More
TRUCK DRIVER FATIGUE: WHAT IS IT AND HOW TO PREVENT IT?
Truck driver fatigue is a serious threat to public safety. It is a disturbingly common cause of fatal truck crashes, yet it is 100% preventable. In this blog post, I will discuss what it is, how dangerous it is, how the hours-of-service rules were enacted to combat it and tips for preventing it. What IsRead More
SEMI TRUCK ACCIDENTS / 18 WHEELER ACCIDENTS
When 18-wheeler trucks and passenger vehicles collide the results are seldom minor and in most cases cause devastating personal injuries and/or wrongful deaths. If you or a family member have suffered a personal injury or a tragic loss as a result of an accident or collision with a semi tractor trailer, you and your familyRead More
THE DANGERS OF CONCUSSION IN CAR ACCIDENT INJURIES, GENERAL, SPORTS, MEDICINE, WORK INJURIES.
Every day of our lives, the truth is that we are always at risk for an unplanned injury – no matter how careful you are or what steps you take to prevent accidents. When you live life hard, playing physically demanding sports or engaging in high-risk recreational activities, you knowingly place yourself at a greaterRead More