Temporary or Partial Workers’ Comp Award: Slip and Fall Knee Injury

Slip and Fall Knee Injury

In a recent workers’ compensation case, an employee faced an accident while performing routine duties. As they loaded a bobcat onto a trailer, an unfortunate slip led to a fall incident led to them injuring their left knee. Slip and fall accidents are among the most common workplace incidents, often leading to various injuries, with … Read more

Updated: August 17, 2023

Do You Work Around Water? Be Careful of These Potential Hazards

Water Related Work Injuries

If you’ve suffered a work injury due to an accident with water, contact our workers’ comp attorneys to schedule a free case evaluation. Water is essential for running day-to-day work operations. Some companies use tens of thousands of gallons of water daily, while others only need water for cleaning and hydration. Unfortunately, water hazards exist … Read more

Updated: June 26, 2023

Auto Repair Shops Can Be Dangerous to Work In – 5 Common Injuries

Many auto workers are unaware of the potential hazards they’re exposed to in their work environment. Auto repair is both an art and science. Granted, most mechanics are skilled and vastly knowledgeable about the functions and types of engines, but these jobs require a lot of talent too. According to OSHA, many auto workers are … Read more

Updated: December 17, 2019

4 Trucking Injuries That Don’t Happen on the Road – Are They eligible for Compensation?

Work Injury Lawyer St. Louis

Injured truckers are entitled to workers compensation as long as their injuries occurred as a result of their work activity. In 2016, 4,440 large trucks and buses were involved in fatal crashes. While commercial truckers are an integral part of the country’s economy, the job comes with many risks. The U.S. Department of Transportation and … Read more

6 Grocery Store Hazards That Often Lead to Workers Compensation Claims

st. louis grocery store worker

Working in a grocery store might seem like a nice, safe job. The truth is that it is actually very demanding and it includes many types of activities that have the potential of putting you at risk of injury. The number of tasks a grocery store employee must carry are increasing the probability of getting … Read more

Updated: May 11, 2021

How to Stay Safe When Working in Cold Weather

Work Accident Lawyer St. Louis

Working outside in winter weather can be unsafe, so reviewing safety tips and applying them can help prevent a work injury. Winter weather has arrived in St. Louis and those that work outside are in danger of the variety of cold weather injuries that come with it. There are two excellent ways to handle the cold … Read more

Updated: November 28, 2018