After a work injury, you should be receiving treatment for ALL of your injuries, not just the ones the insurance company wants to accept. At the Law Office of James M. Hoffmann, we are here for you. We are continuing to do business via email and … [Read more...] about What to Do After a Heavy Equipment Injury
Some reports estimate that each year there are around 1000 faulty drilling equipment accidents. Workers in the oil field face a variety of different risks, and unfortunately, a lot of them stem from working with faulty drilling … [Read more...] about 5 Most Common Injuries Caused By Drilling Equipment
Working in the construction industry is often dangerous, and its workers are at an increased risk for TBIs and their consequences. A 2016 report made by the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) found that the … [Read more...] about Construction Workers and Brain Injuries: The 3 Levels of Severity
Roofing is a dangerous job, and a mistake in this profession can lead to very serious injuries, possibly even fatalities. According to OSHA, falls are the leading cause of death in the construction industry. From 2003 to 2013, there have been … [Read more...] about Understanding The Risks of Roofing Jobs: What To Do If You Get Injured
When the accident takes place at work, you are entitled to workers compensation under Missouri law. Many working Americans have to operate heavy machinery as part of their daily work activities. Construction workers or factory employees are … [Read more...] about Heavy Machinery Accidents: Who Is Responsible and How to Get Compensated?
Missouri law states that employers must ensure a safe environment for all the people working on a construction site. Missouri workers compensation laws are designed to make sure workers in the state are covered in case of an injury or illness. … [Read more...] about Flying Debris Injuries on Construction Sites: Who Is at Fault?