Asbestos is a toxic substance best known for causing mesothelioma and other life-threatening illnesses among workers. Asbestos is a highly toxic substance that was used in nearly every aspect of production during the industrial revolution. It was … [Read more...] about Missouri Workers Comp for Asbestos Exposure
Thousands of workers in the trucking industry get injured every year. The job of a truck driver is one of the toughest. According to the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), there are approximately 17 deaths and 7 non-fatal … [Read more...] about Work Compensation: Common Truck Driver Injuries in Missouri
Forklifts have the potential to cause serious and even fatal injuries in the workplace. Industrial factories, warehouses, and construction sites often use forklifts to move heavy materials and goods. These forklifts are powered industrial trucks … [Read more...] about Missouri Workers Compensation Attorneys on Avoiding Forklift Accidents
Workplace injuries are a sad reality faced by American workers across many industries. Work-related injuries can even occur in retail work environments. While most of us would assume that workers on an assembly line or working in the construction … [Read more...] about Injured at Work: Are All Employees in Missouri Covered by Workers Comp?
Many people believe retail workers experience less work-related injuries than other industries. It is a common misconception that retail workers are less likely to suffer work-related injuries and illnesses, according to a recent report by the … [Read more...] about How Retail Workers Suffer Work-Related Injuries
Every year, over a thousand workers are killed in work-related accidents, many of which are traffic related. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, an average of 1,275 workers are killed in auto accidents every year. In 2012, 1,153 workers … [Read more...] about Preventing Work-Related Traffic Fatalities