The 6 Most Common Causes of Electrocution in the Workplace


Explore the top 6 causes of workplace electrocution and learn preventive measures to ensure safety. Speak with a workers compensation lawyer 24/7: (816) 399-3706 1. Inadequate Wiring and Electrical Systems Inadequate or faulty wiring is one of the leading causes of electrocution in the workplace. Overloaded circuits, poor connections, or damaged wires can easily result … Read more

Updated: June 15, 2023

The Role of Functional Capacity Evaluations in Workers’ Compensation Cases

Discover the critical role of Functional Capacity Evaluations in workers’ compensation cases and how they impact settlement outcomes. What is a Functional Capacity Evaluation? A Functional Capacity Evaluation is a series of tests and observations designed to assess an individual’s physical abilities in relation to their job duties. The goal is to offer a comprehensive … Read more

Updated: June 15, 2023

Claiming Workers’ Compensation for Cubital Tunnel Syndrome in Missouri

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Are you suffering from Cubital Tunnel Syndrome due to your work conditions in Missouri? Speak with a workers comp attorney at (816) 399-3706! You might be eligible for workers’ compensation if you’re a Missouri-based employee who has developed cubital tunnel syndrome due to your work conditions. This article will discuss the general eligibility criteria, workers … Read more

Updated: June 15, 2023

6 Things a Workers’ Comp Attorney Can Do That You Can’t

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Contact The Law Office of James M. Hoffmann for legal help with your worker’s comp claim and other work-injury issues. Filing a workers’ comp claim seems straightforward in concept. The workers’ compensation board clearly outlines the procedure and steps for doing so, so hiring an attorney for your worker’s comp may seem like a waste … Read more

Updated: June 15, 2023

Work-Related Dermatitis: What You Need to Know

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Work-related dermatitis is a group of skin conditions caused by exposure to harmful substances in the workplace. PPE and hand-washing can help prevent these conditions. In this post, we will explore what you need to know about work-related dermatitis, including its causes, symptoms, and prevention. What is Work-Related Dermatitis? Work-related dermatitis is a group of … Read more

Updated: June 15, 2023

Workplace Retaliation for Filing a Workers’ Comp Claim in Missouri

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The law is unequivocal about workers’ compensation, but it’s not uncommon for employers to retaliate against workers who file for workers’ compensation after getting injured. Similarly, some workers are apprehensive about filing for worker’s comp simply because they fear retaliation. Fortunately, the law protects workers from retaliation and unfair treatment from their employers after filing … Read more