Georgia company cited by OSHA for serious violations

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Industrial Workers' Accidents on Thursday, July 31, 2014. A Georgia logistics company is facing sanctions stemming from a May 7 fire at one of its warehouses. After completing an investigation into the incident, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration cited the company for three violations that are categorized [...]

By | 2017-09-13T15:31:52+00:00 July 31st, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

Federal government opens investigation into workplace injury

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Construction Workers' Accidents on Friday, July 25, 2014. A government agency has launched an investigation into the employer of a man injured while working on a Georgia bridge. On July 16, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration opened the investigation into S&D Industrial Painting, a Florida-based company specializing [...]

By | 2017-09-13T15:31:57+00:00 July 25th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

Georgia worker dies after fall

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workplace Injuries on Wednesday, July 16, 2014. A 51-year-old employee at a Kellogg's factory in Augusta died almost two weeks after he fell while working on June 24. The man was standing on the second or third rung of a 6-foot ladder when, according to the county coroner, [...]

By | 2017-09-13T15:32:01+00:00 July 16th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

GM chemical explosion kills 1, injures 8

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Industrial Workers' Accidents on Friday, July 11, 2014. Georgia residents who drive GM manufactured vehicles may have been aware that GM had to recall 2.59 million Chevy Cobalts and other small cars after they were found responsible for causing at least 13 deaths. GM has been under scrutiny [...]

By | 2017-09-13T15:32:05+00:00 July 11th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

The most dangerous jobs in the U.S.

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workplace Injuries on Monday, July 7, 2014. Employees in Georgia may benefit from learning about the potentially fatal dangers involved with being at the workplace on a daily basis. According to the Bureau of Labor and Statistics, there were approximately 3.2 deaths from workplace injuries occurring per 100,000 [...]

By | 2017-09-13T15:32:09+00:00 July 7th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments