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Texas workers injured in workplace accident

Construction work has its risks but sometimes that risk is more than workers bargained for. Four workers were seriously injured when a barn frame under construction at a Texas university collapsed. Austin workplace accident attorneys have seen similar accidents in the construction business and workers compensation is generally available in those cases. The four workers were part of a construction crew that…
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Workers’ compensation may be privatized in the future in Texas

Texas is known for many things besides being the lone star state. For instance, when it comes to workers’ compensation insurance, Texas is nefarious for being a state that does not require all employers to obtain workers’ compensation coverage. Fortunately, Austin workplace accident attorneys are not only available to help those who have been injured on the job but to also help…
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Shop Finds Creative Way to Avoid Heat-Related Illnesses

This summer has been one of the hottest on record. For anyone who works outside during the summer months safety must become a priority when temperatures reach into the triple digits. In Austin, the daily highs have frequently toped 100 degrees and can result in heat-related workplace illnesses. One businessperson in Tulsa came up with a unique solution. He worked in…
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