Posts tagged "workplace injury"

The Future is Ours: Shale Crescent USA

Do you realize that the Mid-Ohio Valley, including West Virginia, is sitting on one of the largest oil and gas plays in the world?  The opportunities on the horizon for the children of WV are truly exciting.  Our area has some of the best resources, best waterways, good highways, great people, tremendous international export opportunities, and easy access to half of the population of the US. The resources which will be [...]

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Families File Lawsuits After Scaffold Collapse

In October, 2015, two tragic scaffold collapses in Houston, Texas have resulted in injuries, deaths, and at least one worker left in a vegetative state. So, who was at fault, and who will provide care for these workers and their families? After a construction accident, what remedy exists for the injured to obtain necessary medical care and for these families to build new lives? Construction workers face danger daily in the […]

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Which U.S. state is the most dangerous for workers?

Although the U.S. has made strides in workplace safety over recent decades, thousands of people still lose their lives in workplace accidents every year. In fact, an average of 150 people died due to workplace injuries or job-related diseases every single day. Many of these injuries and fatalities are preventable. Last month, the AFL-CIO released its annual workplace injury study and it found that the most dangerous state for workers [...]

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