The Two Most Common Types of Missouri Workplace Accidents

November 3rd, 2015 | Workers compensation

Missouri workers face numerous on-the-job hazards on a daily basis, but statistics show some dangers are more inherent than others. That’s why the St. Louis personal injury lawyers at Cofman Townsley Injury Lawyers encourage employees to be aware of factors that can lead to two common types of work accidents. Transportation Accidents For the sixth… Read More

The Risks of Slip and Fall Accidents

June 9th, 2015 | Slip and fall accident

Slip and Fall Accident Statistics Slips, trips, and falls are responsible for more than 8 million emergency room visits per year. Many of these accidents occur in the home, which may explain why children and the elderly are the most common victims of slip and fall injuries. Falls Among The Elderly The Centers for Disease… Read More

Avoiding a Slip and Fall Accident This Holiday Season

December 16th, 2014 | Slip and fall accident

Winter and the ensuing holidays are a favorite time of year for many people. It’s a time when the lights, sights, and sounds of the season can bring joy to all, but you may not realize that this time of year can also be full of safety hazards. While many people are out doing their… Read More

3 Ways Slip and Fall Accident Dangers at Communication Tower Worksites Are Being Prevented

August 5th, 2014 | Slip and fall accident

As wireless technology continues to advance, the number of communication towers in the United States has increased as well. These towers require manual maintenance though, which can present serious risks of suffering a slip and fall accident to workers. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) reports more deaths from communication tower falls occurred in… Read More

Missouri Slip and Fall Accident Seriously Injures Worker

March 26th, 2013 | Slip and fall accident

A Missouri Slip and Fall Accident resulted in a worker losing both legs after coming into contact with a tire shredder. Read More