Proposed federal workplace fall protection system rule withdrawn

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in workplace safety on Wednesday, January 27, 2016. Many Georgia employees spend their days in workplaces where trips, slips and falls are a frequent hazard. This can be because of wet, slippery floors, an abundance of equipment and perhaps loose flooring or carpet that one can trip over. According [...]

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Common causes for road construction zone injuries, deaths

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in workplace safety on Friday, January 22, 2016. People who do road construction work have some of the most dangerous jobs around. According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, over 20,000 workers are injured every year on road construction sites. In 2013, over 100 people were killed in road [...]

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Work-related crashes are a particular danger for young people

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workplace Injuries on Friday, January 15, 2016. For teens and young adults who are working to pay for college or simply to have some extra spending money, their job may involve driving. Pizza delivery jobs are a good example of this. Teens and young adults have higher rates [...]

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Workplace bullying is increasing workers’ compensation claims

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in workplace illnesses on Tuesday, January 5, 2016. Most people think that they are finished with the emotional and sometimes physical harm caused by bullying once they're out of school. Unfortunately, too many adults continue their bullying in the workplace. Office bullying often involves intimidation, gossiping, withholding information and [...]

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