Bostgn,MA(WorkersCompensation.com) - On December 10, 2019, Vidal Bravo Cifuentes, a 34-year-old day laborer, was killed during a tree removal operation at a house in Wakefield. Undertrained by his ... Read More
Cambridge,MA, (WorkersCompensation.com) - Total costs per claim for claims with more than seven days of lost time were mostly stable in Georgia from 2008 to 2019, according to a recent study ... Read More
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) – Healthcare workers and first responders have been struggling with unprecedented psychological stress during the pandemic, leading to potential clinical practice ... Read More
Washington, DC (WorkersCompensation.com) - The U.S. Department of Labor today announced the award of five grants totaling more than $103 million to five state agencies to continue and expand ... Read More
Flint, MI (WorkersCompensation.com) – A postal employee caught on video being beaten by two other women in Flint, Michigan has been charged with assault and lying to police.
As previously reported in ... Read More
Queens, NY (WorkersCompensation.com) – A police officer directing traffic and helping to investigate a previous fatal crash on the Long Island Expressway was killed by a drunk driver early Tuesday ... Read More
We are wedded to workplace safety news this week. Yesterday marked “Go Orange Day,” a special way to remember those who have lost their lives to vehicle accidents in work zones. ... Read More
The great British statesman Winston Churchill once said, “When the situation was manageable it was neglected, and now that it is thoroughly out of hand we apply too late the remedies which then ... Read More
After driving past a car crash, we all slow down for the next little while. This is similar to how we respond in the aftermath of a workplace fatality. We often slow down for a bit before the behaviors and ... Read More
The 5 Most Common Ergonomic Injuries Ergonomic injuries, which include many musculoskeletal disorders and repetitive strain injuries, account for an enormous portion of total injuries and associated costs to employers across America. A third of ...