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NFL Players Assocation Seeks to Keep Workers’ Compensation Claims in MO

The NFL Players Association (NFLPA) is allegedly pressuring contract agent players to reject the terms of new contracts being offered to them to play in California as “inappropriate.” This is because the Association appears to want to keep workers’ compensation claims [...]

By | 2016-08-10T12:09:35+00:00 August 10th, 2016|Work Injuries, Workers' Compensation|Comments Off on NFL Players Assocation Seeks to Keep Workers’ Compensation Claims in MO

OSHA Hits Chicago Roofing Contractor with $115,000 in Fines for Exposing Workers to Fall Hazards

OSHA Hits Chicago Roofing Contractor with $115,000 in Fines for Exposing Workers to Fall Hazards A Chicago area builder was recently issued three citations, including one willful and one serious safety citation, for reportedly exposing workers to falling [...]

By | 2016-02-06T15:53:30+00:00 February 6th, 2016|Work Injuries, Workers' Compensation|Comments Off on OSHA Hits Chicago Roofing Contractor with $115,000 in Fines for Exposing Workers to Fall Hazards

In 2014, American Workers Sustained 3 Million Nonfatal Injuries, According to BLS Report

Last year, U.S. workers in the private sector sustained about 3 million nonfatal injuries, marking a slight drop in the injury rates when compared to the numbers from 2013. 3 million nonfatal work injuries sustained by U.S. workers in [...]

By | 2015-11-10T10:17:25+00:00 November 10th, 2015|Work Injuries, Workers' Compensation|Comments Off on In 2014, American Workers Sustained 3 Million Nonfatal Injuries, According to BLS Report

Illinois Workers’ Compensation Claims & Benefits: FAQs for Injured Workers

Following a work accident or an occupational illness, Illinois workers can file for workers compensation benefits to obtain financial support as they recover. Given that the application process can be complicated, below we have answered some of the most commonly [...]

By | 2015-10-25T00:00:23+00:00 October 25th, 2015|Workers' Compensation|Comments Off on Illinois Workers’ Compensation Claims & Benefits: FAQs for Injured Workers

Worker’s Severe Burn Injuries Lead to Missouri Glass Manufacturer Receiving $122,000 OSHA Fine

Piramal Glass USA Inc. in Park Hills, Missouri was hit with a hefty OSHA earlier this month for its failure to comply with federal safety regulations and prevent a worker from sustaining severe burn injuries. A MO glass manufacturer [...]

By | 2015-10-20T16:12:25+00:00 October 20th, 2015|Workers' Compensation|Comments Off on Worker’s Severe Burn Injuries Lead to Missouri Glass Manufacturer Receiving $122,000 OSHA Fine

15 Deadliest Jobs in the U.S.

For some Americans, going to work means risking their lives every day. Looking to pinpoint the most dangerous jobs to have in the U.S., researchers at Health Grove analyzed data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) to develop [...]

By | 2015-10-05T16:54:06+00:00 October 5th, 2015|Workers' Compensation|Comments Off on 15 Deadliest Jobs in the U.S.

Missouri Workers Compensation Claims & Benefits: FAQs for Injured Workers

If you have questions about Missouri workers compensation claims & benefits, we have answers in these FAQs. Or contact our St Louis workers compensation lawyer. The Missouri workers compensation system provides financial support to workers who have sustained [...]

By | 2015-09-23T16:41:03+00:00 September 23rd, 2015|Workers' Compensation|Comments Off on Missouri Workers Compensation Claims & Benefits: FAQs for Injured Workers