Hazards & Workplace Injuries Encountered by Office Workers

Workers’ compensation benefits should be made available to any eligible employee who becomes injured on-the-job. Just the concept of workers’ comp evokes imagery of...

Independent Contractors Usually Do Not Get Workers' Comp - Why?

Workers’ compensation is a great way for most employees to gain benefits after being in a workplace accident. Liability is not a factor when filing a workers’ comp claim, so...

Employers Have a Duty to Keep Their Employees Safe

Employees and workers of all types and in all industries have the right to assume they will be reasonably protected by their employers from harm and hazards. An employer who...

Steps to Take After Being Hurt in a Warehouse Accident

Warehouse careers are on the rise across America as more and more companies shift industrial jobs back to the States. With so many people employed in a warehouse of some make...

Preventing Machining Accidents with Lock-Out Procedures

Some of the most dangerous and deadly workplace accidents are caught-in/between and machining accidents. Workers caught inside or near heavy machining that activates...

How to Help Prevent Slip & Fall Accidents in Your Workplace

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) collects and records information and data related to workplace accidents all around the country. According to its...

Seeking Compensation for an Occupational Disease or Illness

Many workers are exposed to dangerous substances, chemicals, and materials as part of their expected job duties. For employees in a medical field, they may spend the entirety...

Ways You Can Help Prove You Were Not Liable for Your Car Accident

Following any car accident, insurance companies are going to want to know who caused it so they can assign liability. Of course, you must assume that any company not...

Company Vehicle Accidents: Workers' Comp for Employees On-the-Go

There are numerous fields of occupation that require an employee to travel regularly and in a company provided vehicle. Mail couriers, food delivery drivers, and even office...

Receiving Social Security Disability Benefits for Mental Disorders

Social Security Disability (SSD) benefits are meant to help people pay bills and afford basic necessities after they can no longer work due to a debilitation. Most people...