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, … [Read more...] about Auto Repair Shops Can Be Dangerous to Work In – 5 Common Injuries
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4 Trucking Injuries That Don’t Happen on the Road – Are They eligible for Compensation?
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 … [Read more...] about 4 Trucking Injuries That Don’t Happen on the Road – Are They eligible for Compensation?
6 Grocery Store Hazards That Often Lead to Workers Compensation Claims
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 … [Read more...] about 6 Grocery Store Hazards That Often Lead to Workers Compensation Claims
How to Stay Safe When Working in Cold Weather
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 … [Read more...] about How to Stay Safe When Working in Cold Weather
5 Dangers Faced By Warehouse Workers
Report a work injury immediately to your employer and document everything yourself about the injury. One of the issues that have been in the news lately is the dangers faced by Amazon fulfillment center workers. What a St. Louis work injury lawyer … [Read more...] about 5 Dangers Faced By Warehouse Workers
Slipped and Fell at Work? Is it Workmens Compensation or Personal Injury?
It may be covered under workers' comp or it might be a personal injury suit, depending on how it happened. According to Missouri law, it is required that employers carry workers’ compensation insurance. This is the type of insurance that an … [Read more...] about Slipped and Fell at Work? Is it Workmens Compensation or Personal Injury?