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Industrial accidents: Metal bar causes fatal job injuries

On behalf of Jeffrey Frederick of Frederick & Hagle posted in Industrial Workers’ Accidents on Thursday, November 26, 2015.

If an Illinois family loses a loved one in a work accident, the end-of-life expenses and monthly mortgage or rent and other bills may be overwhelming. Industrial workers throughout the state are exposed to multiple life-threatening risks on a daily basis, and in many cases, appropriate steps are not taken to address known safety hazards. Continue reading “Industrial accidents: Metal bar causes fatal job injuries”

Illinois man dies after accident at unguarded railroad crossing

On behalf of Jeffrey Frederick of Frederick & Hagle posted in Train Accidents on Monday, November 23, 2015.

It was recently reported that an accident in Illinois between a train and a passenger car resulted in one individual losing his life. Apparently, the driver of the car was approaching an unguarded railroad crossing close to 9:30 a.m. when the accident occurred. Continue reading “Illinois man dies after accident at unguarded railroad crossing”

Hospital waste in hotel poses workplace injury hazard

On behalf of Jeffrey Frederick of Frederick & Hagle posted in Workplace Injuries on Thursday, November 19, 2015.

Illinois workers are commonly exposed to the hazards typical of the industries in which they are employed. However, in some cases, employers may not recognize additional risks that are unfamiliar to their particular industries. Continue reading “Hospital waste in hotel poses workplace injury hazard”

Injuries result from car accident involving a tractor in Illinois

On behalf of of Frederick & Hagle posted in Car Accidents on Wednesday, November 18, 2015.

Accidents on roadways can have devastating results for the individuals involved. A recent car accident in Illinois caused serious injuries when a tractor pulling a trailer was hit by an SUV. Continue reading “Injuries result from car accident involving a tractor in Illinois”

Woman suffers fatal injuries in Illinois car accident

On behalf of of Frederick & Hagle posted in Car Accidents on Friday, November 13, 2015.

A recent crash in Illinois resulted in the death of one individual, but details on the incident were few. Reports stated that the car accident involved two vehicles, and a photo from the scene appears to show that the crash took place at an intersection. Continue reading “Woman suffers fatal injuries in Illinois car accident”

Factory worker could seek workers’ compensation after accident

On behalf of Jeffrey Frederick of Frederick & Hagle posted in Workers’ Compensation on Monday, November 9, 2015.

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration recently fined TimkenSteel Corporation for the second time within the same year. The incidents that sparked OSHA investigations both occurred in a state near Illinois, and at least one resulted in serious worker injuries. Continue reading “Factory worker could seek workers’ compensation after accident”

Alcohol suspected in Illinois car accident that killed passenger

On behalf of of Frederick & Hagle posted in Car Accidents on Friday, November 6, 2015.

Drunk driving can cause serious accidents at any time. It was recently reported that alcohol was suspected in a car accident that took place in Illinois. Apparently there were four occupants in a pickup truck when the driver of the truck failed to remain on the roadway. Continue reading “Alcohol suspected in Illinois car accident that killed passenger”

Injured employee still in hospital after explosion

On behalf of Jeffrey Frederick of Frederick & Hagle posted in Workplace Injuries on Tuesday, November 3, 2015.

A good scare is the hallmark of a festive Halloween for most people in Illinois. For one man, the terror was all too real. A seasonal worker at an out-of-state haunted trail suffered catastrophic injuries when he was involved in an explosion at his work place. Continue reading “Injured employee still in hospital after explosion”

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