Workplace Injuries

Fatal Work Accidents: The Top 10 Deadliest Cities for American Workers
December 31, 2014

While fatal work accidents can happen anywhere, some cities in the U.S. are home to more dangerous work environments and, consequently, have far higher rates of fatal work accidents. In fact, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the…
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5 Tips to Help Workers Avoid Winter Slip and Fall Accidents (Pt. 3)
December 12, 2014

Wrapping up our blog series 5 Tips to Help Workers Avoid Winter Slip and Fall Accidents, here we will present some final important things to keep in mind in order to minimize the chances that you are hurt in winter…
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5 Tips to Help Workers Avoid Winter Slip and Fall Accidents (Pt. 2)
December 8, 2014

Picking up from where 5 Tips to Help Workers Avoid Winter Slip and Fall Accidents (Pt. 1) left off, here, we will continue to point out some essential tips to keep in mind in order to minimize the chances that…
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5 Tips to Help Workers Avoid Winter Slip and Fall Accidents (Pt. 1)
December 4, 2014

Whether you work outside or indoors, the winter can be a wet, icy and snowy time, making it far more likely that people will slip, fall and hurt themselves. In fact, last winter, nearly 33 percent of all workers’ compensation…
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Cold-Related Injuries for Outdoor Workers: Frostbite & Hypothermia (Pt. 3)
November 30, 2014

Wrapping up our blog series Cold-Related Injuries for Outdoor Workers: Frostbite &  Hypothermia, here we will continue to discuss some important info that outdoor workers should know about cold-related injuries. While the first two parts of this blog series looked…
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Cold-Related Injuries for Outdoor Workers: Frostbite & Hypothermia (Pt. 2)
November 27, 2014

Resuming Cold-Related Injuries for Outdoor Workers: Frostbite & Hypothermia (Pt. 1), below we will continue to point out some important information that outdoor workers should know when it comes to cold-related injuries. While the first part of this blog series…
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Cold-Related Injuries for Outdoor Workers: Frostbite & Hypothermia (Pt. 1)
November 23, 2014

Winter is here! While this will mean planning for the holidays for the majority of people, for people who work outdoors in cold locales, this means preparing for the risks of cold-related injuries. Being prepared to work outdoors in the…
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Workplace Ergonomics: 7 Tips to Reduce Office Workers’ Injuries (Pt. 3)
November 19, 2014

Concluding our blog series Workplace Ergonomics: 7 Tips to Reduce Office Workers’ Injuries, below are some final important workplace ergonomics tips that can help sedentary workers reduce their risks of developing repetitive stress injuries, back injuries and other on-the-job injuries….
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Workplace Ergonomics: 7 Tips to Reduce Office Workers’ Injuries (Pt. 2)
November 14, 2014

Picking up from where Workplace Ergonomics: 7 Tips to Reduce Office Workers’ Injuries (Pt. 1) left off, below we will continue to point out some essential workplace ergonomics tips that can help sedentary workers minimize their risks of developing certain…
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Workplace Ergonomics: 7 Tips to Reduce Office Workers’ Injuries (Pt. 1)
November 9, 2014

When discussions of workplace injuries arise, it’s common for people to immediately think of workers who perform physical labor and/or who regularly interact with heavy machinery. However, sedentary office workers who regularly work on computers (rather than performing physical activities)…
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