When back pain interrupts a person’s ability to work, it can impact their job and financial security. In the United States, lower back pain is one of the most common health problems. An estimated 70 to 80 percent of Americans will experience some … [Read more...] about 3 Common Types of Work-Related Back Injuries in Missouri
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If you've been injured at work, you may be wondering if you are entitled to compensation, and if so, how to go about obtaining it. Here is what you should know. If you’ve suffered an injury while working, you may be wondering if you are entitled … [Read more...] about Workers’ Compensation Cases and Work Site Injuries – What’s the Difference?
Mental injuries can occur as a result of a physical accident or from a stressful or unhealthy workplace. Traditionally, people associate workplace injuries with physical ailments, like a broken arm or back injury. These injuries are relatively … [Read more...] about Can I Recover Damages for a Mental Injury at Work in Missouri?
If you have been assaulted by a coworker, supervisor, or even a customer at work, you need to know how to react to protect yourself and protect your rights. Let's discuss the steps you need to take immediately after you’ve been assaulted at … [Read more...] about “I’ve Been Assaulted at Work in Kansas City, MO – Now What?”
If you are injured on the job in Missouri, you may be worried that your employer will fire you for filing a workers’ compensation claim. Your employer does not have a right to fire you for being injured and filing a workers' compensation claim. … [Read more...] about What Should I Do if I’m Fired After Filing a Workers’ Compensation Claim?
Proper training is essential for preventing forklift accidents and work injuries in Missouri. Forklift injuries are unfortunately all-too-common in Missouri and can result from mechanical failures, worker inattention, or lack of proper training. … [Read more...] about Forklift Accidents & Work Injuries – Statistics & Safety Requirements