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Experts Address Pre-loss Control Programs
Posted on 14 Oct 2011 by John Stahl

Panel Shows Benefits of Shifting Focus From Post-Injury Costs to Incident Prevention By John M. Stahl, Esq. An October 11, 2011, webinar entitled “ Injury Prevention & Pre-Loss Controls: A Paradigm Shift in Workers' Compensation, sponsored... Read More

The Triangle Shirtwaist Fire: One Hundred Years Later
Posted on 15 Mar 2011 by Stephen C. Embry

On March 25, 1911 six hundred workers were ending their day at the Triangle Shirtwaist Company on the top floors of the 10-story Asch Building located on Washington Square East in Manhattan. Shortly before 4:45 p.m. fire broke out in wooden scrap... Read More

Experts Address Pre-loss Control Programs
Posted on 14 Oct 2011 by John Stahl

Panel Shows Benefits of Shifting Focus From Post-Injury Costs to Incident Prevention By John M. Stahl, Esq. An October 11, 2011, webinar entitled “ Injury Prevention & Pre-Loss Controls: A Paradigm Shift in Workers' Compensation, sponsored... Read More

25-Year-Old Construction Worker Receives First Full Face Transplant
Posted on 13 May 2011 by David H. Perecman

A 25-year-old construction worker who lost most of his facial features to electrical burns became the first person in the US to receive a full face transplant. Dallas Wiehs was operating a boom lift in 2008 when it came into contact with an overhead... Read More

The Triangle Shirtwaist Fire: One Hundred Years Later
Posted on 18 Mar 2011 by Stephen C. Embry

On March 25, 1911 six hundred workers were ending their day at the Triangle Shirtwaist Company on the top floors of the 10-story Asch Building located on Washington Square East in Manhattan. Shortly before 4:45 p.m. fire broke out in wooden scrap... Read More

OH: BWC Joins Forces With NIOSH
Posted on 30 Sep 2010 by workerscompensation.com

Columbus, OH (CompNewsNetwork) - The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) has entered into a formal partnership with the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) that is intended to enhance safety practices for Ohio’s... Read More

MT: Workplace Safety Plans Can Reduce On The Job Injuries And Fatalities
Posted on 27 Aug 2010 by workerscompensation.com

Helena, MT (CompNewsNetwork) - The Occupational Safety and Health Bureau of the Montana Department of Labor and Industry offers free safety consultation services to all Montana employers. “We are encouraging all employers to use this free service... Read More