OSHA Finds – Employer Did Not Provide Safety Training & Basic Safeguards For Employees

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | Apr 13, 2017 | In the News

In October of 2016, two workers died in Boston while working in about a 12-foot deep trench. Robert Higgins and Kelvin Mattocks were working when the trench collapsed breaking an adjacent fire hydrant supply line causing...read more >>

What is the Occupational Safety and Health Act?

by Kara Dolan-West | Dec 08, 2014 | Workplace Accidents and Injuries

The Occupational Safety and Health Act, known as “OSHA,” authorizes the Secretary of Labor to promulgate standards in order to promote worker health and safety at both the federal and state levels. Under OSHA, a business...read more >>

NJ Company Fine $136,290 For Willfully Exposing Workers To Safety And Health Hazards

by Andrew Bainbridge | Oct 04, 2014 | Workplace Accidents and Injuries

Someville, NJ (WorkersCompensation.com) – Custom-order cabinetry company Choice Cabinetry LLC exposed employees to safety and health hazards, many involving methylene chloride, according to the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration. Initiated as part...read more >>

Ohio printing company cited by OSHA for safety violations

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | Apr 25, 2014 | Workers' Compensation Benefits

Many residents of the state of Ohio must work to get by financially. While it is possible that any of those workers could be injured in the course of performing a task tied to their job,...read more >>

Ohio recycling plant fined $60,000 for safety violations

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

Unfortunately, unsafe working conditions often exist in our own backyard. Again and again, employers are placing their workers at a greater risk of sustaining workplace injuries in order to protect their bottom line. Toxco Inc., a...read more >>