Electrical Site Workers: Why They’re at Higher Risk for Job Accidents

Work Comp Injury Lawyer

If you work in the electrical industry and sustained a work injury or illness, contact the Law Office of James M. Hoffmann. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) data for May 2020, there were approximately 418,100 workers employed in the electric power generation, transmission, and distribution sector in the United States. However, … Read more

Updated: June 26, 2023

5 Industries With High Rates of Electrocution Injury – St. Louis Workers Comp Attorney

Electrocution Work Injury Lawyer

We understand the impact an electrocution injury can have on a person’s life and are committed to helping injured Missouri workers get the compensation they need and deserve. Electrocution injuries are a serious concern in the workplace, with 126 fatal electrical injuries reported in 2020. These injuries can often be prevented with proper training and … Read more

Updated: January 24, 2023

4 Ways to Prevent Electrocution Injuries at Work

Electrocution Work Injury Lawyer

Poor craftsmanship, faulty materials, and working in poor weather conditions cause deadly electrocutions. This was the cause of 8.5% of construction workers’ deaths in 2019. Electrocution is a severe hazard that plagues most workplaces, but particularly construction sites. It’s estimated that electrocution kills an average of 143 construction workers each year. To help keep electrocution-induced … Read more

Updated: November 26, 2021