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Jun 11, 2019

Poultry Processing, Injuries, and Workers’ Compensation Claims

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Most people associated Oklahoma with a handful of industries: oil and gas, biotech, and aviation. Our open landscapes, though, make us an ideal place to raise chickens on an industrial scale, and a number of farms and processing centers can be found around the state, including a few right here in Oklahoma City. You might think that raising [...]

Mar 12, 2019

Pumpers Face Real Risks in the Field Every Day

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The oil industry is one of the most lucrative in the country. It is also one of the most dangerous. One such job within the oil industry that is particularly dangerous is that of an oil pumper. There are a number of contributing factors, often beyond the pumper’s control, that could lead to a serious injury. Pumpers work [...]

Feb 19, 2019

Can I Collect Workers’ Compensation if I’m Injured at an Office Party?

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Many businesses host parties for their employees at specific times of the year, particularly during the holidays. Sometimes these get-togethers occur at other times as well in order to thank employees for a job well done, or boost employee morale. If, as an employee attending one of these functions, you sustain a physical injury at the event, are [...]

Nov 27, 2018

Can Oklahoma Firefighters Collect Workers’ Compensation?

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The wildfires in California have proven to be the deadliest on record. As the firefighters on the coast do whatever they can to keep residents safe, our minds turned to our own First Responders and firefighters, who faced similar conditions this April against the 34 Complex and Rhea megafires. In Oklahoma, we have both paid firefighters and volunteer [...]

Jul 31, 2018

Mistakes That Workers Often Make in Workers’ Compensation Cases

By |July 31st, 2018|Workers Compensation|0 Comments

Oklahoma workers who are involved in a workplace accident should immediately consult with an experienced workers’ compensation lawyer. Without strong representation, you could lose out on your claim for benefits, be denied the medical help you need, or lose out on additional benefits you should be entitled to receive. Employees who act without counsel often: Fail to timely [...]

Mar 8, 2018

Struck-By Injuries in the Construction Industry See a Staggering 35% Increase Since 2010

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Struck-by injuries are one of the most common injuries for construction workers. Throughout the United States at roughly 252,000 constructions sites, nearly 6.5 million people work on an average day. The fatal injury rate for the construction industry is one of the highest of all industries, according to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) of the U.S. [...]

Mar 29, 2013

Hurt On the Job

By |March 29th, 2013|Legal Matters, Workers Compensation|0 Comments

In our blog, we talk about different types of accidents. Oil field and construction accidents happen on the job. A slip and fall or automobile accident can occur on the job, as well.  As Oklahoma City workers compensation attorneys, we understand the impact of being hurt at work. Workers compensation is coverage provided to almost all Oklahoma workers [...]

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