Masonry worker injured at Georgia college dorm construction site

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Construction Workers' Accidents on Sunday, July 26, 2015. A masonry worker who was building a new elevator shaft was critically injured on July 17. The man was working at the site of a new dormitory at the College of Coastal Georgia when the accident occurred. The victim reportedly [...]

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Hearing loss can be a permanent, devastating workplace injury

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in workplace safety on Monday, July 20, 2015. Heavy metal musicians are not the only ones who experience hearing loss on the job. Employees at construction, manufacturing and many other types of worksites may endure prolonged exposure to dangerously-high noise levels that can cost them their hearing. In some [...]

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Why are upper extremity injuries common for truck drivers?

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workplace Injuries on Sunday, July 12, 2015. It would seem reasonable to assume that most on-the-job injuries for the 2.5 million long-haul truck drivers in this country involve the back. They are in cramped quarters for extended hours and lifting heavy loads. However, those who know what the [...]

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Workplace violence a growing issue for health care workers

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in workplace safety on Tuesday, July 7, 2015. Nurses and others working in the health care field face the risk of a number of types of injury. These can include injuries from lifting and moving patients as well as the possibility of contracting diseases and infections from patients. Many [...]

By | 2017-09-13T15:14:54+00:00 July 7th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments