Injured Ohio workers may have to see specialist or lose benefits

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | Apr 23, 2012 | Workplace Accidents and Injuries

Last Tuesday, the Ohio House of Representatives introduced legislation that, if it becomes law, will require injured workers to see a specialist within 45 days of becoming unable to work due to a job-related accident. Every year,...read more >>

Ohio manufacturing worker loses arm

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | Apr 18, 2012 | Workplace Accidents and Injuries

The Occupational Health and Safety Administration recently cited a manufacturing company located in Cincinnati, Ohio, for several safety violations, including for violations arising from a workplace accident last fall in which an employee lost an arm....read more >>

Ohio woman denied workers’ compensation for depression

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | Apr 09, 2012 | Workplace Accidents and Injuries

Ohio workers can receive workers’ compensation benefits for injuries or illnesses such as depression that arise out of job-related accidents. Such benefits may cover loss of wages and related medical expenses. However, the Industrial Commission of...read more >>

Construction accident kills worker in Kent, Ohio

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | Apr 02, 2012 | Workplace Accidents and Injuries

In a very unfortunate job-related accident in Kent, Ohio, last week, a 49-year-old construction worker was killed. The man was working at a jobsite when he became pinned between a backhoe and a pile of concrete...read more >>