Most Common Accidents in the Construction Industry

The construction industry is incredibly important to our economy and overall infrastructure. At the same time, working in this field can be incredibly hazardous. In fact, construction is one of the most dangerous industries to […]

Do All Workers’ Comp Medical Procedures Have to Be Pre-Approved?

An on-the-job injury can put tremendous pressure on you and your family. In these cases, there’s often more to consider than just medical bills. You may need to take time off work and this can […]

The Deadliest Workplace Injuries in Atlanta

In 2016, 171 people were killed in workplace incidents throughout Georgia. This number is down slightly from 180 individuals killed in work-related accidents in 2015, but is substantially higher than the 117 killed in 2013 […]

Are You the Victim of Construction Employer Negligence?

In recent years, Savannah has experienced a boom in construction throughout the city. In 2016, the city issued building permits for projects that totaled $574 million, a 40 percent increase from the previous year. This […]

Workplace Amputations – An “Unreal” Scenario With Real Life Consequences

Workplace amputation accidents may happen quickly, but the consequences last a lifetime. Initially, victims deal with the shock of an injury that seems unreal yet is profound enough to change their lives forever. Physical and […]

Employees’ Rights Under OSHA

Employers are required by federal law to provide and maintain a safe and healthy work environment. The United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), created under the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970, […]

What if a Shooter Comes Into Your Workplace?

Most employees expect to attend training sessions regarding safety equipment, anti-discrimination, and other workplace policies. It is a sad day when companies need to plan training sessions regarding what to do if a shooter enters […]

Scaffolding Collapses at Construction Sites

Scaffolding is a familiar part of most construction projects. Scaffolding platforms allow workers to access high places outside of buildings for repairs, cleaning, or initial construction. While climbing scaffolding may be second nature for many […]

Collecting Compensation for Neck Injuries Sustained at Work

Neck injuries are some of the most common injuries faced by employees, regardless of where they work. While some neck injuries are easily treatable, others can have permanent and debilitating effects that make it difficult […]

Collecting Compensation for Head Injuries Sustained in Workplace Accidents

Serious head injuries occur in many industries and can be caused by everything from a fall or car accident to being struck by a falling object. These types of accidents could occur in essentially any […]