Getting Help With a Complicated Construction Work Accident

Construction Work Injury

The construction industry is one of the most complicated when it comes to workers’ compensation. This is because there are so many different individuals, companies, manufacturers, suppliers, and more involved on construction sites. When a workplace accident happens on a construction site, the injury should usually be covered under workers’ compensation insurance. In Missouri, construction … Read more

Updated: November 11, 2019

Carbon Monoxide Exposure in the Workplace

carbon monoxide exposure

Carbon monoxide is one of the most dangerous known industrial hazards causing more deaths than any known toxic agent. Carbon monoxide (CO) is a poisonous, odorless, tasteless, and colorless gas that, if inhaled, can be extremely hazardous, giving the victim no chance to escape poisoning. CO is one of the most dangerous known industrial hazards … Read more

Updated: March 11, 2022

Five Hazardous Chemicals in St. Louis workplaces – St. Louis Work Injury

Hazardous Chemicals in St. Louis workplaces

When we talk of workplace injuries, most injuries that come to mind are the ones resulting from machinery malfunctions, slip and falls, and other common workplace accidents. However, we often forget about chemicals in the workplace that can also lead to serious injuries. Often injuries caused by chemicals, unless caused by high levels of chemical … Read more

Updated: January 10, 2017

Can an Injured Worker get Workers Comp Benefits if He is at Fault?

Work Comp Benefits

If you have been injured at work, you should be receiving benefits for all of your work related injuries. While certain types of jobs put workers at a higher risk of injury, workers in any type of employment can get injured. Some of the most dangerous industries to work in include construction, manufacturing, assembly work, … Read more

Updated: November 8, 2019

Sprains and Strains Top the List for Missouri Work Comp Claims

St. Louis worker with sprained ankle

If you suffer a workplace injury, seek compensation for damages. Every worker is at risk of injury. Every job, even those that seem to be mundane, poses certain risks to workers. Some types of jobs are considered to be extremely dangerous, such as construction workers, healthcare professionals, airline industry professionals, and factory workers. Other jobs are not considered high-risk jobs. However, that … Read more

Updated: October 16, 2019

Work-Related Motor Vehicle Accident Risk Higher for Young People

St. Louis pizza delivery worker

Studies have found that young people who perform driving jobs are more likely than others to get injured in a job-related motor vehicle accident. No workplace is completely safe as far as worker injuries and illnesses are concerned. Even seemingly safe workplaces such as offices or retail stores have a risk of injury. However, there are … Read more

Updated: May 26, 2017