Work accident kills Georgia Pacific Cedar Springs mill employee

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Industrial Workers' Accidents on Monday, October 28, 2013. A worker at the Georgia Pacific Cedar Springs mill died from injuries she sustained during an accident at the mill Oct 16. The only detail released by the mill's public affairs manager about the workplace injury and death was that the injured [...]

By | 2017-09-13T16:04:50+00:00 October 28th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

Pepper-spraying officer on video gets workers’ compensation

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workers' Compensation on Friday, October 25, 2013. Georgia readers may remember the University of California police officer who was filmed pepper-spraying a group of protesters in 2011 in a video that later went viral on the internet. He claimed that he had to stop working due to anxiety [...]

By | 2017-09-13T16:04:54+00:00 October 25th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

Workplace accidents could affect Georgia employees

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Construction Workers' Accidents on Friday, October 18, 2013. For the second time in four months, a worker at the construction site of the new 49ers stadium was killed. According to investigators, the second worker died recently when a bundle of rebar he was unloading fell on top of [...]

By | 2017-09-13T16:04:58+00:00 October 18th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

OSHA finds 17 Georgia Power safety violations

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Industrial Workers' Accidents on Tuesday, October 8, 2013. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration, or OSHA, announced on Sept. 27 that they discovered 17 serious safety violations after investigating an industrial accident at Georgia Power's Plant Bowen facility in April. The safety agency added that they have proposed that Georgia [...]

By | 2017-09-13T16:05:02+00:00 October 8th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

Worker injured in power line accident

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workplace Injuries on Wednesday, October 2, 2013. On Sept. 24 at approximately 2:30 p.m., a 35-year-old worker was injured while working on power lines in Port Wentworth. The man was shocked while working on power lines in the woods near Bonnybridge Road as a subcontractor for Georgia Power. [...]

By | 2017-09-13T16:05:06+00:00 October 2nd, 2013|Blog|0 Comments