5 Common Occupational Skin Illnesses

st. louis worker with a skin illness

While skin illnesses can happen in almost all occupations, some workers are more exposed than others. Let’s discuss the five most common occupational skin illnesses. Did you know that occupational skin diseases are the second most common type of occupational illness in the US?  It is estimated that more than 70,000  workers suffer occupational skin … Read more

Updated: December 6, 2021

Workers Comp for Contact Dermatitis and Other Skin Conditions

Both types of contact dermatitis are covered by workers comp, but proving they are a direct result of your work can be difficult. Contact dermatitis is the most common skin disease in the US workforce. In fact, according to the NCBI, it accounts for an estimated 90% of all work-related cases of skin issues. It … Read more

Updated: December 17, 2019

Occupational Skin Diseases Are on the Rise – St Louis Work Comp Benefits

Work Comp Benefits in St Louis

More than 13 million workers in the United States are exposed to or work with chemicals that can jeopardize their health. Sometimes, workers get injured. We’re not talking about those moments that last a fraction of a second. Long-time exposure to elements in the workplace can have dire consequences on a persons health. Let’s take … Read more

Updated: March 20, 2020