Common Finger-Loss Accidents and How to Avoid Them
Thousands of people in the USA lose their fingers each year. And kids below five years old and seniors above 65 have the highest risks of losing their fingers.
While doors and power tools are the most common causes of finger amputation, different accident types can result … Continue readingMore Tag
Did You Know Conveyor Belts Are a Huge Safety Risk to Employees?
Do you use or work near conveyor belts in the workplace?
If yes, you must be careful as conveyor belts frequently cause different workplace injuries. These machines have powerful running parts that can trap a person and result in disabling injuries and even … Continue readingMore Tag
Seven Common Flight Crew Workers’ Compensation Claims
Working as a pilot or flight attendant exposes you to different injury risks, even if you follow safety protocols in airports or on flights. These injuries may result in temporary or permanent disabilities that prevent you from returning to work and earning enough income.
Fortunately, these work-related injuries … Continue readingMore Tag
How Effective Are Pedestrian Detection Systems?
Road safety is a significant concern for drivers as they want to avoid accidents that could result in damages, injuries, and expenses.
You thus want your car to have enough safety features, like pedestrian detection systems. This technology automatically stops the vehicle to avoid accidents upon detecting a pedestrian.… Continue readingMore Tag
Who Is at Fault in a Pile-Up Car Crash?
Knowing fault is essential in a car accident case because it helps determine who is liable to pay compensation and suffer legal penalties.
The problem is that it’s challenging to prove who is at fault in a car crash, as the plaintiff must provide compelling evidence … Continue readingMore Tag
Truck Accident Investigations
A truck collision will likely lead to devastating injuries, damages, disabilities, and even death because of the vehicle’s enormous mass. Thus, the trucking company will probably try damaging your case to dismiss or reduce your compensation claim.
Moreover, plan an effective strategy to claim your deserved benefits that includes a thorough investigation … Continue readingMore Tag
Workplace Accidents that Can Lead to Traumatic Brain Injuries
Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is one of the most debilitating outcomes of workplace accidents. It may result in poor memory retention, reduced concentration, movement difficulties, vision, and other physical and psychological problems. This could prevent you from returning to work and lead to loss of pay … Continue readingMore Tag
Why Heat-Related Injuries Are so Common in the Construction Industry
High workplace temperature and humidity are critical hazards you must keep while working on a construction site.
Heat stress is prevalent among construction workers because their workplaces are usually warmer than the average temperature. Thus, they are likely to feel exhausted, dizzy, or experience heatstroke.… Continue readingMore Tag
Three Most Common Workplace Eye Injuries and Tips to Avoid Them
Are there hazardous areas and activities in your workplace?
If yes, be careful about eye injury because it’s a leading workplace health risk. The US Bureau of Labor and Statistics reports that around 20,000 work-related eye injuries happen annually. Moreover, these injuries may lead … Continue readingMore Tag
How to Get a Police Report After an Auto Accident
It’s normal to panic and feels overwhelmed after a car crash. You may be rushed to the hospital because of injuries sustained. So you may not be able to talk with the at-fault driver or gather evidence from the accident scene.
Thankfully, the police will … Continue readingMore Tag