Austin Personal Injury Attorneys' Blog

Why Sleep Apnea Drastically Increases Your Car Accident Risk

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Everyone knows that driving while drowsy increases your car accident risk. However, the connection between sleep and risky driving goes even deeper. A recent risk analysis study unveiled that certain sleep-related factors increase your chances of being involved in an accident. For example, obstructive sleep apnea increases the risk by a significant margin. Our Austin car accident lawyers discuss these…
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Workplace Safety Tips for Operating a Forklift

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Forklifts are a common sight in a variety of different workplaces, from manufacturing to warehousing and even the military. If your job involves operating heavy machinery such as a forklift, it is important that you receive adequate training and any necessary licensing. Workplace forklift training in the United States is governed by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). OSHA…
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Ways to Prevent Workplace Accidents in the New Year

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Every year, millions of workers sustain injuries while on the job. A large portion of these workers cannot return to work for an extended period of time. Instead, these workers must jump through the necessary hoops to ensure that they can receive worker’s compensation benefits. At the same time, an injured worker is also bad news for an employer. For…
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