More often than not, loading dock workers work on a tight schedule, which usually requires them to load and unload items hurriedly and aggressively. Did you know that around 25% of all industrial accidents occur at the loading dock? Working on … [Read more...] about 5 Loading Dock Safety Measures to Keep in Mind to Prevent Work Injuries
Each year, thousands of workplace accidents occur as a result of sleep deprivation among workers. Here is how sleep deprivation can affect your safety at work. According to the CDC, a third of American adults are considered to have sleep … [Read more...] about 4 Dangers of Sleep Deprivation at Work
Here’s what you need to know about returning to work while on workers’ compensation benefits in Missouri. Suffering a work-related injury can be stressful and devastating. Fortunately, workers’ compensation benefits can help make ends meet and … [Read more...] about “Does My Employer Have to Hold My Job if I Am Injured?”
You generally do not get to choose your doctor after a work injury. However, there may be valid reasons to request a different doctor. It’s essential to see a doctor after a workplace injury. A doctor should provide the necessary medical … [Read more...] about What if I Don’t Like My Workers Compensation Doctor?
Lump-sum settlements are a payment option where an injured employee receives a one-time compensation for losses incurred from a work-related injury. As a worker, you are generally entitled to compensation for losses incurred due to work-related … [Read more...] about What Is a Lump-Sum Settlement? – Kansas City Workers Comp Attorney
Yes. If you experience a knee injury on the job in Missouri, you are generally entitled to workers' compensation benefits. According to recent statistics, one-third of Americans experience knee injuries at least once in their lifetime. While most … [Read more...] about Can You File a Workers’ Compensation After a Work-Related Knee Injury?