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OSHA investigates following workplace accident

While all jobs hold some degree of risk, many -- such as those involving the use of heavy machinery -- can have an increased risk of injury. Both workers and employers in North Carolina and across the country often go to great lengths to protect employees, but a workplace accident can still occur. Unfortunately, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration is currently investigating a recent incident in another state that left a female employee with serious injuries.

3 suffer burn injuries in workplace accident

The potential for harm in any workplace is likely known. Employers in North Carolina and across the country typically work hard to educate workers about hazards, but despite their efforts, a workplace accident can still occur. Unfortunately, three workers have recently been hospitalized in another state following an incident that left them suffering from burn injuries.

Construction accident remains under investigation

The vast majority of people in North Carolina recognize that there is some degree of risk in their chosen profession. However, no one expects that the shift to which he or she is reporting will be the last. Unfortunately, officials in another state are still working to fully understand the events that led to a fatal construction accident.

Man sent to hospital following North Carolina workplace accident

Workplaces in North Carolina and across the country must follow certain standards that are in place to protect employers. If a workplace accident occurs, organizations such as the Occupational Safety and Health Administration often opt to conduct an investigation. It was not reported whether OSHA will conduct an investigation following a recent incident that sent a man to the hospital.

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