Let's consider which scaffolding accidents and injuries are most common and how you can prevent them. We will also discuss what to do if you have been injured on the job. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, scaffolding accidents account … [Read more...] about What Are the Most Common Scaffolding Accidents and Injuries?
While work-related injuries are commonplace in most professions, some professions are more prone to injuries than others. Firefighting is one such example. In 2019 alone, there were an estimated 60,000 firefighting-related injuries — a 4% increase … [Read more...] about 6 Common Injuries and Illnesses Sustained by Missouri Firefighters
Excessive industrial noise exposure has been shown to cause occupational hearing loss, which accounts for around 24% of hearing loss among U.S. workers. Industrialization is arguably one of the best things that have happened to humanity. However, … [Read more...] about Occupational Noise and Hearing Loss in Missouri
The answer depends on a few things, including the types of injuries you sustained, the form of case resolution you choose, whether an appeal is filed, and whether or not you work with an attorney. If you have been injured at work and filed a … [Read more...] about How Long Does It Take To Get Workers’ Compensation in Missouri?
Is your workplace susceptible to dampness, floods, or water leaks? If so, you are at high risk for mold exposure. Mold exposure has several adverse outcomes, such as respiratory infections, hypersensitivity pneumonitis, allergic alveolitis, … [Read more...] about What You Should Know About Being Exposed to Mold at Work
If you have been injured as a result of a fight at your place of work, you may be wondering if you are still entitled to workers' compensation benefits. From machine accidents to fall accidents, there are many ways you can get injured while … [Read more...] about Are You Eligible for Workers’ Compensation if You Are Injured in a Workplace Fight?