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December 2015 Archives

Work injury results when wall collapses on construction worker

OSHA is in the process of investigating a work injury that occurred on an out-of-state construction site recently. The accident occurred when a wall collapsed, crushing a worker. When similar accidents that result in a work injury occur in California, the construction worker is legally entitled to file a workers' compensation claim.

Construction worker suffers fatal work injury

A construction worker was recently killed as the result of an injury he suffered while working. The fatal work accident took place out of state on a recent Wednesday afternoon in December. When California individuals are killed in a work injury, their loved ones are typically entitled to file for workers' compensation death benefits in order to help defray costs associated with fatal accidents such as these.

Construction worker suffers fatal work injury

An out-of-state construction accident that took the life of a worker occurred recently. The 29-year-old man was killed on a recent Wednesday in December after heavy machinery fell on him, officials say. When a fatal work injury occurs in California, the surviving family of the deceased worker are typically entitled to  workers' compensation death benefits to help defray some of the costs typically associated with such an accident.

Construction worker suffers work injury from fall

A construction worker suffered a work injury after he fell one floor inside a house being built at an out-of-state construction site recently. Officials say emergency responders arrived at the residential construction site just after noon on a recent Monday in November. When a construction worker in California or elsewhere suffers a work injury, they are typically entitled to submit a claim for workers' compensation.

Rate for injured workers in California lowest in 13 years

Some California workers face high risks for being injured on the job as part of their day-to-day responsibilities. However, many California workers saw a record-low rate when it came to job-related illnesses, as well as injuries suffered on the job. The rate for workers injured on the job in 2014 was the lowest it has been in 13 years.

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