Chevron refinery worker, 49, dies in early-morning furnace blast

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Industrial Workers' Accidents on Saturday, November 30, 2013. It's something that refinery workers in Georgia know is always a possibility. A plant operator was killed in a work accident when a fire and explosion occurred at the Chevron Pascagoula Refinery, the blast vibrating throughout the city. The 49-year-old woman was [...]

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Tree service worker dies after being struck by a truck

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workers' Compensation on Wednesday, November 20, 2013. A Georgia contractor working at an Adamsville, Ala., residence to remove trees has died of his injuries after being struck by a vehicle on Nov. 16. The accident took place along Highway 78 in Adamsville and resulted in the additional injury [...]

By | 2017-09-13T16:02:57+00:00 November 20th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

Workplace safety records may be made public

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workplace Injuries on Thursday, November 14, 2013. Workers across Georgia could find safety information on their employer at their fingertips if the U.S. Department of Labor is successful in changing the way companies file their safety records. The proposed rule would require companies with at least 250 employees [...]

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Garbage truck passenger killed in accident on exit ramp

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workers' Compensation on Wednesday, November 6, 2013. An employee of the City of Atlanta Public Works Department was killed in a garbage truck crash along Interstate 75. The workplace accident resulted in another employee suffering from critical injuries. According to statements from the Atlanta Police Department, it is unclear what [...]

By | 2017-09-13T16:04:44+00:00 November 6th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments