Georgia silo accident leaves one dead

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Industrial Workers' Accidents on Thursday, April 3, 2014. A recent work-related accident in a rural Georgia community has left a 31-year-old man dead. According to the Mitchell County Sheriff's Office, at about 1:15 p.m. on March 27, two men were working in a grain silo at Southwest Georgia [...]

By | 2017-09-13T15:37:11+00:00 April 3rd, 2014|Blog|0 Comments

Chevron refinery worker, 49, dies in early-morning furnace blast

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Industrial Workers' Accidents on Saturday, November 30, 2013. It's something that refinery workers in Georgia know is always a possibility. A plant operator was killed in a work accident when a fire and explosion occurred at the Chevron Pascagoula Refinery, the blast vibrating throughout the city. The 49-year-old woman was [...]

By | 2017-09-13T16:02:54+00:00 November 30th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

Work accident kills Georgia Pacific Cedar Springs mill employee

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Industrial Workers' Accidents on Monday, October 28, 2013. A worker at the Georgia Pacific Cedar Springs mill died from injuries she sustained during an accident at the mill Oct 16. The only detail released by the mill's public affairs manager about the workplace injury and death was that the injured [...]

By | 2017-09-13T16:04:50+00:00 October 28th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

Firefighter sustains minor injury during shop fire

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workplace Injuries on Friday, September 20, 2013. A firefighter was injured while recently fighting a late-night fire at a health food store located in Albany, Georgia. The fire, which investigators believe to have started near one of the store's electrical outlets, was subsequently confirmed to be electrical in [...]

By | 2017-09-13T16:05:11+00:00 September 20th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

Georgia workplace accident smothers 2 in trench collapse

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workplace Injuries on Thursday, September 5, 2013. The collapse of a trench at a construction site in Georgia killed two men who were trapped when the dirt wall gave way on Aug. 25. The workplace accident occurred during preparation for the expansion of an apartment complex. The Occupational Health and [...]

By | 2017-09-13T16:07:39+00:00 September 5th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

Georgia industrial accident probed after 2 men hurt in explosion

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Industrial Workers' Accidents on Wednesday, August 21, 2013. An explosion at a South Georgia hazardous waste plant landed two men in the hospital and left investigators with a lot of unanswered questions. Authorities looking into the cause of the industrial accident traveled to Florida, where the men were in guarded [...]

By | 2017-09-13T16:07:48+00:00 August 21st, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

Workplace options offer health benefits

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workplace Injuries on Thursday, July 25, 2013. While workers have traditionally sat at their workstations in order to enter data or work on computers, that trend is changing in some locations in Georgia and across the nation. Standing desks are increasing in popularity at Emory College. One woman [...]

By | 2017-09-13T16:08:03+00:00 July 25th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments

Georgia worker sustains eye injuries in trash blast

On behalf of Tillman & Associates, Attorneys at Law posted in Workplace Injuries on Thursday, July 11, 2013. A Georgia refuse worker has regained his vision after he sustained an on-the-job injury while collecting trash. The worker's eyes were damaged when an oxygen tank exploded in the garbage truck. The accident happened in late June in Marietta. The collection [...]

By | 2017-09-13T16:09:52+00:00 July 11th, 2013|Blog|0 Comments