Heat-Related Workplace Injuries

Heat-Related Workplace Injuries

 As an outdoor worker, you are susceptible to heat stroke and heat stress. You may be asking, “Can I receive Workers’ Compensation for injuries/ sickness related to extreme heat?”.  Who Is At Risk? Construction workers, landscapers, factory workers,...

Workplace Injuries: Dangerous Substances

When we think about workplace injuries, we tend to think of things like broken bones, slip and falls, etc., but some of the greatest hazards to Massachusetts employees are in the air that they may be breathing while earning the daily bread. Health and safety standards...

Heat Related Workplace Injuries

Some jobs are tough, strenuous, and exhausting. When you add Summer heat and humidity into the equation, these jobs can be dangerous and even life-threatening. Workplace injuries aren’t only about broken bones and slip and falls. Heat stress, heat stroke, and...

Five Dangerous Workplace Substances

When we think about workplace injuries, we tend to think of things like broken bones, slip and falls, etc., but some of the greatest hazards to Massachusetts employees are in the air that they may be breathing while earning the daily bread. Health and safety standards...

Top Ten Causes of Workplace Injuries

In workplaces across America, we see varying degrees of safety regulation and safety guideline implementation. There are more obviously dangerous jobs like construction, fire or police work, and less risky jobs such as secreterial, data entry, and accounting. But the...