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Workers’ Compensation for Crane Accident Injuries

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Crane accidents often involve extensive property damage and severe injuries and death. Crane accidents occur at construction sites and large manufacturing units. What are the legal rights of the workers injured in a crane accident? Types of Workers at Risk According to Bureau of Labor Statistics, the following workers are most likely to be involved in a crane accident: … Read more

Updated: May 16, 2024

Construction Site Accidents: Brain Injuries

The construction industry is one of the top three industries that accounts for the largest number of work related traumatic brain injuries (TBI). The construction industry is one of the largest providers of employment in almost all of the U.S. states. Due to the nature of the work, however, construction workers are more likely than any … Read more

Updated: May 16, 2024

Filing a Workers Compensation Claim for Heat Stroke

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Many workers have to spend a large part of their workday outdoors irrespective of the weather and temperature conditions outside. These workers include: Construction workers Landscapers Surveyors Factory Workers and others These workers spend a lot of time in extreme heat and are obviously at a higher risk of heat-related injuries especially during the peak … Read more

Updated: May 16, 2024

New Report Reveals Those Most Vulnerable to Work-Related Injuries

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Workers who are most vulnerable for a work-related injury may also have a difficult time receiving workers’ compensation benefits. A new study conducted by NIOSH and the American Society of Safety Engineers shows that young, Hispanic immigrants are at the highest risk for suffering a work-related injury. Especially when they are employed by small companies. … Read more

Updated: May 16, 2024

Missouri Workers’ Compensation and Crane Accidents

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Work-related crane accidents put construction workers at great risk for injury. Cranes and forklifts are used at constructions sites and industrial locations. An operator of these machines should have the necessary skills to operate them since they can be dangerous if not handled properly. Employees who are injured due to a work-related accident caused by a crane or … Read more

Updated: May 16, 2024

Construction Injuries & Missouri Workers Compensation

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When an employer at a construction site does not follow safety guidelines, workers are exposed to danger. According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), construction sites are among the most dangerous of all workplaces. In the United States every year, hundreds of construction workers are injured or killed at their workplace. Slip and fall accidents, electrocution accidents, … Read more

Updated: May 16, 2024