If you’re a plumber or looking to kick off your plumbing career, it’s a good idea to understand all the safety risks that you’re likely to face on the job. On the surface, fixing or replacing broken sewer pipes may not seem too dangerous. … [Read more...] about 5 Work Hazards Missouri Plumbers Need to Be Aware Of
Were you injured in a workplace accident and need assistance filing your workers' compensation claim? Reach out to the Law Office of James M. Hoffmann. All employers have a duty to protect their employees against any foreseeable accident or … [Read more...] about What’s My Employer’s Duty of Care to Me in a Workplace Accident?
Let's discuss what solvents are and shed light on their potential long-term effects on workers. As a construction worker, you're exposed to different risks every day. However, while most dangers are easily noticeable and avoidable, solvents are … [Read more...] about 6 Long Term Risks of Working with Solvents
According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, there are roughly 2.8 million temporary employees in the US workforce. Temps provide a much-needed solution to many issues with employment, from seasonal demands that require additional workers to … [Read more...] about Temporary Workers Safety and Missouri Work Comp
The US Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that around 5,250 workers died on the job in 2018, with transportation incidents being the main culprit of these deaths at around 40% out of the total. Close behind were incidents involved contact with … [Read more...] about Injured Due To Workplace Safety Violations? Here’s What You Need To Know
Crane safety is complex, but there are 7 basics that every employer should have in place to keep everyone safe. An incredibly high proportion of cases that St. Louis workers compensation attorneys take involve construction workers. One reason why … [Read more...] about 7 Safety Tips for Working with Cranes