Safety and OSHA News

Tripped in building lobby on way to work: Does she get workers’ comp?

An employee injured her shoulder after falling in the lobby of the office building where she worked. She filed for workers’ comp benefits. Did she get them?
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Worker tripped on sidewalk while going to lunch: Did she get workers’ comp?

This employee’s injury occurred during her scheduled lunch break. Did a court grant her request for workers’ comp benefits?  [Read more…]

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Not sure what she tripped over: Is this a compensable injury?

The employee in this case was injured while walking down a hallway. She fell when she tripped over something, but she’s not sure what made her fall. Is this a workers’ comp injury?  [Read more…]

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Does workers’ comp pay for injured employee’s housekeeping?

An employer’s insurance coverage doesn’t pay for housekeeping services for workers injured on the job, according to a new ruling by Arizona’s Court of Appeals. But that’s not the case in all states. [Read more…]

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