Hurt on the Job – Ways to Help Your Compensation Claim
Hurt on the Job? Follow This Step by Step Action Plan On the job injuries and accidents at work can happen at any time. Knowing what to do and what not to do can make all the difference. Protect yourself by taking the correct steps promptly. Don’t make mistakes that can reduce your potential settlement
5 Safety Tips to Avoid Construction Falls
Falls are the leading cause of death in the construction industry. Most of these deaths are preventable. The bulk of falls happen from roofs, scaffold, and ladders. Those who work in construction have to operate on these elevated surfaces. For the safety of workers, it is critical that employers take a stand to prevent falls.
Houston’s Most Dangerous Jobs
Loggers had the most dangerous civilian job in the U.S. in 2014, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ recently updated Census of Fatal Occupation Injuries. Some of Houston’s most dangerous jobs made the list of deadliest jobs. Fishermen Commercial fishermen had the second deadliest occupation in 2014. Fishermen lost their lives at a rate of
The Cost of Debilitating Workplace Injuries
Workplace injuries result in losses to the worker and their families, but also to the economy regarding lost production and the costs of medical care. The nearly 3.0 million nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses reported by private industry employers in 2014. What is the cost of debilitating workplace injuries and who pays? On average, there