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September 2014 Archives

California propane worker injured on the job recently

Any kind of work involving the handling, processing or delivery of gas and propane can be particularly dangerous as these are hazardous substances that must be handled with care. Any worker in the propane industry is highly trained about safety precautions for their own personal safety as well as that of the public. Yet, despite the training and regulations that abound the industry, accidents still occur and lead to workers being injured on the job. This was the case recently in California.

Clarity of workers' compensation claims a must in California

Like most legal areas or situations, there is much room for confusion and many misconceptions that surround the topic of workers' compensation laws and regulations. Anyone in California who is injured on the job in any way should take it upon themselves to seek accurate answers and learn the facts about the workers' compensation process. Not knowing the facts could prove disastrous for anyone struggling to deal with a work injury and the financial ramifications of being hurt.

California city worker fatally injured on the job

Any kind of work for a town, district or city can entail a number of responsibilities and job duties. It isn't uncommon for California city crew workers to be around heavy machinery or vehicles, which can all be potentially dangerous to work around. Recently in San Francisco, a city worker was fatally injured on the job as he was struck by a garbage truck.

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