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September 2013 Archives

Work accident kills man, leads to fines for company

When someone heads out the door to work, their family members expect them to return home in about eight hours. When they don't due to an accident at work, this can be a distressing experience. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration recently fined one trucking company in North Carolina after a man died there this year in a work accident.

Work accident kills man, leads to fines for company

When someone heads out the door to work, their family members expect them to return home in about eight hours. When they don't due to an accident at work, this can be a distressing experience. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration recently fined one trucking company in North Carolina after a man died there this year in a work accident.

Injured entitled to workers' compensation in North Carolina

In the workplace, many hazards can threaten an employee's safety in North Carolina. For instance, if an employee experiences a sudden fall while performing a job task, or if repetitive motion -- such as lifting boxes -- causes a work-related injury, then workers' compensation is warranted. However, according to a recent article, some injured and ill employees failed to take advantage of this benefit when they needed it the most and were entitled to it.

Injured entitled to workers' compensation in North Carolina

In the workplace, many hazards can threaten an employee's safety in North Carolina. For instance, if an employee experiences a sudden fall while performing a job task, or if repetitive motion -- such as lifting boxes -- causes a work-related injury, then workers' compensation is warranted. However, according to a recent article, some injured and ill employees failed to take advantage of this benefit when they needed it the most and were entitled to it.

Risk of work accident rising with inadequate OSHA funding

When a person goes to work, neither they nor their families expect them to come home with a missing digit or a back sprain. However, no workplace in North Carolina, even in today's modern world, is accident-proof. A recent article explains that the risk of injury in a work accident may actually be increasing in light of the United States' current political and financial issues.

Risk of work accident rising with inadequate OSHA funding

When a person goes to work, neither they nor their families expect them to come home with a missing digit or a back sprain. However, no workplace in North Carolina, even in today's modern world, is accident-proof. A recent article explains that the risk of injury in a work accident may actually be increasing in light of the United States' current political and financial issues.

North Carolina work accident leaves one dead

A North Carolina community has been shocked and saddened by the death of a construction worker outside a West McDowell school. The incident, which occurred during school hours, was fortunately not witnessed by any of the students. However, fellow construction workers have expressed their horror at the work accident that took the life of one of their own.

North Carolina work accident leaves one dead

A North Carolina community has been shocked and saddened by the death of a construction worker outside a West McDowell school. The incident, which occurred during school hours, was fortunately not witnessed by any of the students. However, fellow construction workers have expressed their horror at the work accident that took the life of one of their own.