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What are the 10 most dangerous occupations?

Workplace injuries can happen on any job, but serious injuries and deaths tend to occur regularly in a small handful of industries. EHS Today recently ranked the top 10 most dangerous industries based on 2018 workplace fatality statistics released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. During that year, there was a two percent increase in...

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What risks do workers face amid COVID-19?

Cases of COVID-19 may be declining, but it will be a long time before we're in the clear. Ohio is beginning to ease the statewide lockdown restrictions, as some residents prepare to go back to work. One thing about this pandemic is certain: it has placed a lot of strain on workers. Medical professionals have...

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Take your ladder safety knowledge to the next level

Many workers throughout Ohio use ladders at their jobs – at grocery stores, warehouses, construction sites and many other workplaces. Ladders are an essential tool to help them do their jobs. When there’s an accident, however, workers can be left with broken bones, shoulder injuries, head injuries and other types of injuries. Your employer is...

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Ohio lawmakers considering workers’ comp benefits for PTSD

Police, firefighters, ambulance crews and other first responders could be eligible for workers' compensation benefits for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Under a bill that was passed by the Ohio House, first responders would be able to file for benefits without having any physical injury. The measure will move to the Senate for consideration, according to...

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The majority of workplace accidents are related to transportation

Transportation workers, sales employees, roadside construction workers, and emergency responders risk their lives each day to earn a living. The Ohio Department of Transportation recently issued a reminder for drivers to move over and slow down in work zones. An ODOT crew was recently struck by a semi-truck on Interstate 75 in Hamilton County. The...

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Countertop workers at risk of developing silicosis

We often see them in residential homes, businesses, and restaurants across Ohio. Quartz countertops add an alluring aesthetic to kitchens and bathrooms. Developing these materials, however, comes with a cost. The workers who manufacture countertops are at risk of developing silicosis, a lung disease caused by exposure to silica dust. According to Occupational Health &...

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What are the leading factors in retail injuries during the holiday season?

Whether you're checking customers out at the cash registers, stocking shelves, or attending to customer needs, the holiday season is a demanding time of year for retail workers. According to data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the rate of occupational injuries and illnesses across all industries has declined in recent years. The rate...

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How common is workplace hearing loss and who is the most at risk?

How often do we take job-related hearing hazards into account? Apparently not enough, but the truth is, hearing loss isn't only confined to those who frequently attend loud concerts. Each year, millions of workers in the United States are exposed to extreme noise on the job. Manufacturing, in particular, is one industry where hearing loss...

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Ohio attorney on best ideas to prevent workplace slip, trip and fall accidents

In many workplaces, slippery floor surfaces and various debris and clutter put workers at risk of slipping, tripping, and falling. Slipping hazards can be caused by spilled liquids or water being tracked in from outdoors. Where do workplace slip, trip and fall accidents occur the most? Slip, trip and fall hazards are one of the...

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3033 Kettering Blvd.
Suite 201
Dayton, OH 45439

Toll Free: 877-623-6863
Local: 937-684-4607
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312 Walnut St.
Suite 1600
Cincinnati, OH 45202

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Springfield, OH 45502

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Troy, OH 45373

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