Ohio Safety Congress & Expo Coming to Columbus Next Month

February 12th, 2014 | Workers compensation

Each year, thousands of workers in Ohio are injured in on-the-job accidents. The Ohio Workers’ Compensation Lawyers with Nurenberg, Paris, Heller & McCarthy explain numerous studies have shown that raising awareness and educational training about these hazards and risks are the best way to prevent such injuries from occurring. In an effort to meet these… Read More

4 Workers Injured in Stage Collapse Following Ohio Luke Bryan Concert

January 20th, 2014 | Workers compensation

One of the greatest dangers to workers in the United States today is the risk of being struck by an object or piece of equipment on a jobsite. In fact, the Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that approximately 15 percent of all workplace fatalities were the result of such accidents in 2012. The Ohio Workers… Read More

Ohio Hoping to Reduce Workplace Accidents With Grants for New Safety Equipment

December 13th, 2013 | Workers compensation

December 13, 2013 Each year, millions of dollars are spent on compensating workers who have been injured while on the job. In an effort to reduce these costs in Ohio, the state’s Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) has been engaging in several different programs aimed at raising awareness of the need for better safety policies… Read More

Ohio Mining Accident Injuries Claim Worker’s Life

December 11th, 2013 | Workers compensation

December 11, 2013 Each year, hundreds of thousands of workers are injured in on-the-job accidents; however, those who work in the mining and extraction industries are at an especially high risk of being injured or killed while working. In fact, the Bureau of Labor Statistics estimates that the industry had the second-highest fatality rate in… Read More

Businesses Receive Rebates For Ohio Workers’ Compensation Benefits

June 28th, 2013 | Workers compensation

June 28, 2013 While normally the costs associated with workers compensation are a hot topic, there is heavy discussion in Ohio today on how having the benefits has paid off. The talk comes on the heels of more than 210,000 businesses receiving Ohio Workers’ Compensation Benefits rebate checks. Most employers are required to purchase workers’… Read More