Energy worker suffers burn injuries after stepping in hot water

by Kara Dolan-West | Jun 27, 2013 | Workplace Accidents and Injuries

Many of us work in positions that require us to travel or to perform our tasks in various locations. Electricians, plumbers, inspectors and truck drivers all have jobs that require them to go from place to...read more >>

Inspector injured on the job when crushed by machine

by Kara Dolan-West | Jun 21, 2013 | Workplace Accidents and Injuries

Many Ohioans work in positions that place them at risk of injury, even when they feel completely safe. An employer error, faulty equipment, or another negligent employee can cause a horrific accident. While regulations attempt to...read more >>

Mental health problems not necessarily covered by workers’ comp.

by Kara Dolan-West | Jun 13, 2013 | Workplace Accidents and Injuries

The Ohio Supreme Court has handed down a ruling that has some workers’ compensation advocates disgruntled. The decision, which held a mental-health claim is covered by workers’ compensation only if it is related to a physical...read more >>

Injured workers have more than workers comp to consider

by Kara Dolan-West | Jun 06, 2013 | Workplace Accidents and Injuries

A person who is injured at their place of employment is typically eligible for workers’ compensation benefits. Although the laws vary from state to state, in most states workers’ compensation laws require employers to carry some...read more >>