Safety and OSHA News

Court upholds $5.3 million jury verdict: Worker suffered traumatic brain injury

A state appeals court has OK’d a jury award of $5.3 million to a worker who suffered traumatic brain injury from a fall on the job. Why didn’t workers’ comp cover this case?  [Read more…]

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Court upholds $10M slip-and-fall verdict against Wal-Mart

Retail giant Wal-Mart appears to be out $10 million in connection with a serious injury suffered by a truck driver who was making a delivery to one of the chain’s stores in northern Colorado.  [Read more…]

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Drowsy truck driver leads to $1.5M jury verdict

Two employers will have to fork over $1.5 million to the victim of a truck crash, following a California jury’s verdict. [Read more…]

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Jury awards $10 million in worker fatality

A jury in Alabama awarded $10 million to a woman whose husband died in a workplace incident in 2008. [Read more…]

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Workers awarded $100M, even without major health effects

BP must pay more than $100 million in damages for exposing contract workers to toxic chemicals, even though none of the 10 employees in the case suffered major long-term health effects. [Read more…]

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