WorkersCompensation.com CompNewsNetwork – NY Worker Fatally Struck By Forklift.

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Terrible accident. No backup alarm and no clear view of traffic pattern.

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ST. LOUIS: Sinkhole swallows St. Louis garbage truck | Missouri News | News Democrat.

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Assuming that the driver was injured, then this would definitely be a compensable Workers’ Compensation case in Illinois. Unusual accidents do not mean that your are denied benefits.

WorkersCompensation.com CompNewsNetwork – Temp Waste Worker Died From Heat Stress.

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Seems common sense that heat stress would be high on the training list in Texas.

Quick action praised in Piper City chemical incident.

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Fortunate that no one was injured. Including firefighters, employees, or neighbors. Good example of workers’ compensation injury that is avoided.

KANSAS CITY, Mo.: Mo. officers overcome by meth fumes at death scene | Missouri News | News Democrat.

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Unusual work comp claim. Police exposed to meth fumes.

Two metro-east firefighters injured while battling blaze | Metro-east news | News Democrat.

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Firefighters have some extra laws protecting them when injured on the job. They result in additional monies to be paid to them.

WorkersCompensation.com CompNewsNetwork – Making Road Construction Safe for Everyone.

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Give those road workers a break. Pay attention and reduce your speed. Big fines and extra police in Illinois work zones.