Workplace options offer health benefits

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workplace Injuries on Thursday, July 25, 2013. While workers have traditionally sat at their workstations in order to enter data or work on computers, that trend is changing in some locations in Georgia and across the nation. Standing desks are increasing in popularity at Emory College. One woman [...]

By | 2017-09-13T16:08:03+00:00 July 25th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

Report shows states most at risk for on-the-job injuries

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workplace Injuries on Friday, July 19, 2013. Georgia workers may be interested to hear that a study by Allsup, which provides Social Security disability insurance across the nation, found that the three states with the highest number of workers' injuries were Maine, Indiana and California. Georgia was reported to be [...]

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Georgia worker sustains eye injuries in trash blast

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workplace Injuries on Thursday, July 11, 2013. A Georgia refuse worker has regained his vision after he sustained an on-the-job injury while collecting trash. The worker's eyes were damaged when an oxygen tank exploded in the garbage truck. The accident happened in late June in Marietta. The collection [...]

By | 2017-09-13T16:09:52+00:00 July 11th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

Georgia sanitation workers injured in explosion

8On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workplace Injuries on Monday, July 8, 2013. According to a Marietta Police Department spokesperson, two sanitation workers were injured when an oxygen tank exploded inside of a garbage truck. The explosion occurred on Brentwood Drive at approximately 8 a.m. on Friday, June 28 when apparently the truck crushed [...]

By | 2017-09-13T16:10:00+00:00 July 8th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments