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May 2018 Archives

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You get hurt at work, slipping and falling from a ladder. You break your leg and have serious back pain. You have never dealt with anything like this before, and you can't believe how it changes your life.

Common causes of back injuries on the job

Workers at jobs all across California and the country are at risk for suffering an injury each day they walk into work. They might take every precaution when at work and still, an accident can occur that could lead them to suffer an injury. A common workplace injury involves the back, which can put a worker off the job for an extended time. Here are the most common causes of back injuries on the job in Stanislaus.

Preventing fatal workplace accidents in California

When you walk out your front door in the morning and say goodbye to your loved ones you likely aren't thinking about getting injured or killed in an accident at work. More than the majority of professions in the state of California are not dangerous. But, no matter where you work, you could be involved in a workplace accident that is fatal. Here's how to prevent those accidents in Stanislaus.

How to prevent a forklift accident on the job

Operating a forklift takes a lot of confidence, focus and training. You cannot just simply walk into work one day, get behind the wheel of the forklift and hope for the best. You need to know how to use every single button and lever. You also need to have training before operating this piece of heavy machinery on your own. Here are some tips for preventing forklift accidents in Stanislaus.

Ensuring safety of construction workers at a roadside project

Construction zones on roadways in California are incredibly dangerous. Construction workers can be hit by passing vehicles with little notice. These accidents can lead to severe injuries and even death. There are ways to protect workers from the dangers of the roads in Stanislaus, and we will discuss those safety tips in today's post.

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Making a false or fraudulent workers’ compensation claim is a felony subject to 5 years in prison or up to $50,000 or double the value of the fraud, whichever is greater, or by both imprisonment and fine.

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