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OSHA announces Top 10 Workplace Safety Violations for 2020

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recently announced its preliminary Top 10 most frequently cited workplace safety standards violations for fiscal year 2020. On Feb. 26, OSHA Deputy Director of Directorate Enforcement Programs Patrick Kapust presented the preliminary data on the Top 10 safety violations during an exclusive webinar with Safety+Health magazine. Although different...

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Getting workers' compensation benefits for a work-related car accident

Workplace injuries can happen anywhere, from the office to the construction site. Some workers risk their lives on the road each day to earn a living. Work-related car accident injuries often occur due to distracted driving, speeding and drunk driving. Those who are typically injured include: Workers who drive for a living Roadside construction, DOT,...

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Workplace deaths at 12-year high

In the midst of a year of many sobering statistics, one that affects workers shouldn't be overlooked. Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reveals that workplace deaths in 2019 reached a 12-year high. In 2019, there were 5,333 fatalities as a result of on-the-job injuries. This represented a 1.6 percent increase from 2018's...

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How are workers’ comp cases settled?

Millions of workers each year sustain serious injuries or illnesses on the job in workplace accidents. In 2018 alone, more than 2.8 million workers sustained workplace injuries or illnesses, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Fortunately, many injured workers can receive workers’ compensation benefits to help them through this difficult time in their...

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Getting workers' compensation for a work-related hip injury

Hip injuries are very common in physically demanding occupations. Those who sustain hip injuries on the job often work in construction, manufacturing, warehousing, and nursing. These occupations often involve lifting heavy objects, moving at a fast pace, as well as frequent walking, bending, and twisting. There are generally two categories of hip injuries: Sudden hip...

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Can I collect workers' compensation for a soft tissue injury?

One of the most common types of on-the-job injuries are soft tissue injuries. These can be sustained suddenly from workplace accidents or develop over a longer period of time. Some common causes of soft tissue injuries include: Slip, trip and fall accidents Falls from heights Accidents with equipment and machinery Caught in/between objects and equipment...

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Ohio nursing home company cited for failing to protect employees from the coronavirus

The coronavirus pandemic has had a devastating impact on countless workplaces. While the social distancing guidelines have helped keep workers in some industries safe, health facilities and nursing homes are especially susceptible to the spread of the coronavirus. Violations issued to company The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) announced in July of 2020 that...

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The most common and costliest workplace injuries

Those who do physical labor for a living often reap the reward of working harder and faster. Sometimes, the balance of productivity and safety gets lost and workers become more accident prone. This is common in fast-paced environments such as construction, retail, restaurant service, manufacturing and warehousing. Liberty Mutual Holding Co. Inc. recently released its...

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