Court win for casino dealer in workers’ compensation appeal

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workers' Compensation on Friday, January 31, 2014. Georgia employees may be interested in a story out of Atlantic City, N.J., concerning an employee's workers' compensation claim. The employee has just won on appeal, allowing her claim to be paid by her employer. In September 2012, a dealer at [...]

By | 2017-09-13T15:55:39+00:00 January 31st, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

Factory explosion results in 2 deaths, 10 injuries

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Industrial Workers' Accidents on Friday, January 24, 2014. Georgia workers may have heard that a factory explosion in Omaha, Nebraska, claimed the lives of at least two workers and injured at least 10 others. Recovery efforts continued the day after the Jan. 20 blast that twisted a portion [...]

By | 2017-09-13T15:55:38+00:00 January 24th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

Cold weather increases risks of work-related injury

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workplace Injuries on Saturday, January 18, 2014. Cold temperatures and fast winds can cause cold stress and related injuries for poorly protected outdoor workers in Georgia and throughout the country. Employers can go a long way toward helping their employees understand the warning signs of cold stress and [...]

By | 2017-09-13T16:02:19+00:00 January 18th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

Allegedly blacklisted trucker gets $100,000 after OSHA complaint

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workplace Injuries on Friday, January 10, 2014. Georgia truck drivers may find relevant the news that the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration instructed a Missouri-based trucking company to pay a former employee more than $100,000. The payment was ordered after the driver claimed he [...]

By | 2017-09-13T16:02:27+00:00 January 10th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

Deceased worker’s family sues construction company

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workers' Compensation on Sunday, January 5, 2014. Those who live in Georgia might be interested in learning about a recent lawsuit concerning a worker who was killed on Dec. 3 at a construction site at Texas A&M. The 28-year-old worker was killed after he fell four stories while [...]

By | 2017-09-13T16:02:31+00:00 January 5th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments