workplace accidents

Workplace Accidents: What to Do Right After

Did you know that employers report over 2.7 million non-fatal injuries each year? We all want to believe that our employers our looking out for our best interests when an awful accident occurs. Sadly, this isn’t always the case.  Many businesses do not want to pay the increased insurance premiums caused by

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What to Do If You’ve Been Denied Your Worker’s Comp Claim?

Did you know that the most common workplace injuries are from overexertion and slip and falls? They account for about 75% of all non-fatal workplace injuries. Different workplaces have different levels of risk. You can be exposed to radiation, asbestos, electricity, or any other harmful substances. When you are dealing with a

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What to Do If You Slip and Fall at Work

Are you wondering what you should do if you’ve been injured at work? Employers have the responsibility to keep their workplaces safe for employees. Most take great measures to fix any potential hazards. Yet sometimes people slip and fall at work. If they’re injured, they might require medical treatment and

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5 Things to Know About a Workers Comp Attorney

Experiencing an injury can be a scary, life-changing time. It can be even more frightening when it happens at work or impacts your ability to do your job. The purpose of workers’ comp is to help you when you get injured on the job. However, navigating a workers’ compensation situation can be

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10 Common On-the-Job Work Injuries

In 2019, nearly 900,000 people were injured on the job in some way. Work injuries are injuries, illnesses, or accidents that happen when working or related to your work. They can cost people and companies pockets of money. But you should know what the most common work injuries are so you can avoid them

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Are You Eligible for Workers’ Compensation?

Workers get hurt more often than you think. In 2019, a worker died from a work-related injury every 99 minutes. Millions of more suffered from non-fatal yet debilitating injuries. Workers’ compensation provides benefits for employees at their lowest moments and can furnish life-saving medical care. But not all workers receive benefits

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The Top 9 Most Common On-the-Job Work Injuries

Over 5,000 workers died in a single year in 2019, OSHA reports. That’s a shocking 15 deaths every day! According to OSHA, the top three workplace violations leading to work-related injuries or death include a general lack of communication around hazards and, specific to the construction industry, failure to install fall