Ohio State: Ergonomic equipment reduces auto worker injuries

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | May 29, 2012 | Workplace Accidents and Injuries

A recent study from Ohio State University suggests that automobile manufacturers may need to rethink how they set up their assembly lines in order to prevent workplace injuries. According to the University’s Center for Occupational Health...read more >>

Ohio companies fail to pay workers’ comp premiums

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | May 21, 2012 | Workplace Accidents and Injuries

Thousands of Ohio companies are in trouble for failing to pay their most recent workers’ compensation premium. Failure to pay this premium has a negative effect on businesses that actually do pay because it drives up...read more >>

OSHA warning: Summer could bring heat-related work illnesses

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

With summer just around the corner, more and more Ohio workers are preparing to work in the heat. Construction workers, contractors, farm laborers and others often work in extremely hot conditions during the summer months, and...read more >>

Time for Ohio employers to choose managed care plans

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | May 08, 2012 | Workplace Accidents and Injuries

Every two years, the Ohio Bureau of Workers Compensation allows employers to re-evaluate their managed care plan and change providers if they are dissatisfied. Managed care organizations, or MCOs, work with the BWC and employers to...read more >>

Ohio construction worker suffers from fall injury on the job

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | May 01, 2012 | Workplace Accidents and Injuries

Earlier this month, a construction worker suffered from a fall injury while working at a housing site in Spring Valley Township, Ohio. The man had been standing on floor joists — the beams that run under and...read more >>