Worker killed in Ohio Turnpike accident

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | Jan 31, 2012 | Workplace Accidents and Injuries

Late in the morning on Tuesday last week, a deadly accident took place on an Ohio construction worksite. A semi-truck struck three Ohio Turnpike Commission maintenance workers, severely injuring two and killing another. The driver of...read more >>

OSHA: Ohio companies recently violated work safety standards

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | Jan 24, 2012 | Workplace Accidents and Injuries

Injuries caused by conditions that violate the Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s standards can cause employees in Ohio to file claims with the Ohio Bureau of Worker’s Compensation. Recently, OSHA issued more than $50,000 in fines...read more >>

Will OSHA issue safety rules on explosive dust in the workplace?

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | Jan 17, 2012 | Workplace Accidents and Injuries

In Ohio, industrial jobs are often dangerous jobs. Industrial workers often need to work around heavy equipment and potentially volatile chemicals. This can directly lead to workplace accidents. In the wake of several fatal explosions, the...read more >>

Ohio road crew worker killed by falling tree while on-the-job

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | Jan 10, 2012 | Workplace Accidents and Injuries

Recently, a road crew worker tragically died in a job-related accident in Ohio after a tree he was removing crushed him. The worker was attempting to remove the large tree that was in the middle of...read more >>

Workers safety threatened in parking ramp collapse

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | Jan 05, 2012 | Workplace Accidents and Injuries

Construction work is dangerous work, and threats to workers’ safety are not always obvious. This fact became all too apparent to workers building a parking structure in Ohio last month, when a major workplace accident occurred....read more >>