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Recognizing the dangers of asbestos exposure

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Industrial Workers' Accidents on Monday, July 10, 2017. The dangers of asbestos -- a material once thought to be so perfectly safe that it was used in nearly every new home and commercial building as insulation and more -- are now quite well-known. Yet, people are still being [...]

By | 2017-09-10T17:39:25+00:00 July 10th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Report says Georgia can do more to prevent workplace injuries

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workplace Injuries on Friday, July 7, 2017. A recently released report claims that the state of Georgia as a whole can do more to help prevent workplace injuries and deaths. The report, released late in June by the National Safety Council (NSC), graded the state of Georgia at [...]

By | 2017-09-10T17:39:56+00:00 July 7th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Machine safeguards: Be alert to unique dangers

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in workplace safety on Monday, July 3, 2017. Machine safeguards are there to prevent amputated fingers and hands, crushed limbs and damaged eyes -- but there are some important rules regarding safeguards that every company should follow. Give Employees Sufficient Training Safeguards won't do their job if employees don't [...]

By | 2017-09-10T17:40:25+00:00 July 3rd, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

December deadline proposed for 300A form filing

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in workplace illnesses on Thursday, June 29, 2017. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has proposed a Dec. 1 deadline for the filing of 300A forms. The deadline used to be July 1, but OSHA introduced a proposed rule that would extend the deadline to Dec. 1, 2017 [...]

By | 2017-09-10T17:40:56+00:00 June 29th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Which types of workers are most at risk for HIV infection?

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in blog on Wednesday, June 28, 2017. Perhaps not surprisingly, it is medical workers such as nurses who are most at risk for occupational HIV transmission. The good news is that such instances are fairly rare. In fact, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says that there were only 58 [...]

By | 2017-09-10T17:41:26+00:00 June 28th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Electrical deaths still a problem for construction workers

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Construction Workers' Accidents on Monday, June 26, 2017. Are you an electrician, a roofer, a carpenter, a painter or a construction worker? If so, the bad new is that you work among one of the five occupations most likely to die from electrocution. The good news is that [...]

By | 2017-09-10T17:41:53+00:00 June 26th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

How to prevent work-related traffic accidents

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workplace Injuries on Wednesday, June 21, 2017. Traffic accidents are an all too common occurrence on the roads of Georgia. Add in the fact that there are construction zones all over the city of Atlanta, and these incidents can become incredibly tragic. Here are some tips for preventing [...]

By | 2017-09-10T18:11:30+00:00 June 21st, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Trench collapse deaths rise despite ability to prevent the danger

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Construction Workers' Accidents on Tuesday, June 20, 2017. Deaths in the trenches of a construction site are absolutely unnecessary and avoidable if proper safety precautions are followed. So why are they on the rise? The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) reports that there were more deaths from trench [...]

By | 2017-09-10T17:43:07+00:00 June 20th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Partnership signed between multiple organizations in Atlanta

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in workplace safety on Friday, June 16, 2017. A new partnership signed earlier this month in the state of Georgia has a goal of protecting and educating workers about construction hazards as the second and third phases of the State Farm at Park Center project is completed in Atlanta. [...]

By | 2017-09-10T17:43:35+00:00 June 16th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Crush injuries present unique problems for rescuers

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Industrial Workers' Accidents on Tuesday, June 13, 2017. Crush injuries are a terrifying possibility for construction workers and industrial plant employees -- both of whom work in industries where large pieces of equipment are used and heavy loads of raw materials are frequently moved around. During a crush [...]

By | 2017-09-10T17:44:03+00:00 June 13th, 2017|Blog|0 Comments