Georgia worker dies in accident

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workers' Compensation on Thursday, September 25, 2014. A 24-year-old man was killed on Sept. 18 when a top-heavy piece of equipment shifted when being moved at a Dalton, Georgia, company facility. The man, an employee of a contracting company, was killed when the equipment knocked him to the [...]

By | 2017-09-13T15:24:52+00:00 September 25th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

Georgia mill worker falls into Chattahoochee River

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Industrial Workers' Accidents on Thursday, September 18, 2014. A worker at a Georgia mill is recovering after falling into a river behind the facility Wednesday, Sept. 10. The work accident was reported just after 10:30 a.m. at a mill near Helen. According to reports filed by emergency personnel, an call [...]

By | 2017-09-13T15:24:47+00:00 September 18th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

Answering questions about workers’ compensation

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workers' Compensation on Thursday, September 11, 2014. A Georgia worker who has been injured on the job may have concerns about how to obtain workers' compensation benefits. Additionally, there may be questions about responsibility in the situation. It is important to recognize that workers' compensation is the primary [...]

By | 2017-09-13T15:24:43+00:00 September 11th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

The risk of injury faced by construction workers

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Construction Workers' Accidents on Sunday, September 7, 2014. Construction workers in Georgia are likely to recognize that there is no way to completely eliminate the risk of on-the-job injuries. They face all sorts of hazards at work, including the risk of being struck by moving or falling machinery [...]

By | 2017-09-13T15:24:37+00:00 September 7th, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

Combustible dust hazards at the workplace

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Industrial Workers' Accidents on Tuesday, September 2, 2014. Georgia residents who face daily dangers at the workplace may appreciate a recent report exposing the hazard caused by combustible dust. According to the report, 185 Chinese workers were injured and 75 others died because of a combustible dust explosion [...]

By | 2017-09-13T15:24:33+00:00 September 2nd, 2014|Blog|0 Comments