Worker killed, 6 injured in Georgia film set train collision

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workplace Injuries on Tuesday, May 27, 2014. On Feb. 20, a CSX train crashed into a film production crew that was shooting on a railroad bridge crossing the Altamaha River in Wayne County. The accident killed a 27-year-old woman who worked as a camera assistant and injured six [...]

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Crane operator injured when crane tips over

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Construction Workers' Accidents on Monday, May 19, 2014. A Georgia company was inspecting a bridge when a crane tipped onto its side, pinning the crane operator down and causing him minor injuries. The man was expected to make a full recovery, but may have suffered a fractured pelvis [...]

By | 2017-09-13T15:35:30+00:00 May 19th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

Accident at circus injures several performers

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workplace Injuries on Monday, May 12, 2014. Georgia workers may be interested in a story out of Rhode Island concerning a workplace accident at the circus. Eight acrobats are currently hospitalized after their suspension rig snapped and plummeted to the ground during a May 4 performance. At the [...]

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Chemicals used in processing chicken could be dangerous

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workers' Compensation on Monday, May 5, 2014. The poultry industry in Georgia is the largest in the nation with about 100,000 people across the state working in the field. The state produces 26 million pounds of chicken each day which helps add $28 billion annually to the state's [...]

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