Workman’s Comp Kansas City

Work zone accidents on in rise in Missouri

September 11, 2020

By KSN News With noticeably fewer drivers on the roads these days, you would think that accidents occurring in work zones on show-me state roadways would drop. With overall traffic down, there’s been a 100% increase in accidents involving drivers smashing into attenuator devices designed…

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MoDOT truck involved in crash in south Kansas City

August 14, 2020

KSHB has posted an update. See below.   A Missouri Department of Transportation truck was involved in a crash with a driver on Thursday afternoon, the agency said. The crash occurred on northbound Interstate 49 at Interstate 470 in south Kansas City, Missouri. A spokesman…

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June is National Safety Month

June 2, 2020

Share the Safety Message in June Now, more than ever, safety is crucial both inside and outside the workplace, which is why the National Safety Council will still be recognizing National Safety Month® in June. Observed annually by NSC, the nation’s leading nonprofit safety advocate, National Safety…

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Workers’ Comp Systems Poised for Deluge of Covid-19 Claims

May 8, 2020

Bloomberg Law has posted an update. See below. Employee Covid-19 infections at businesses reopening despite the ongoing pandemic could trigger a flood of workers’ compensation claims, potentially overwhelming some state systems, law professors said. Workers’ compensation systems that process injury and illness claims seeking cash…

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Missouri Charcoal Manufacturer Faces More than $300K in OSHA Citations

March 20, 2020

Electrical Construction and Maintenance posted an update. See below. Two of company’s Missouri locations cited for multiple hazards, including electrical and LOTO violations OSHA recently cited Royal Oak Enterprises for exposing employees to multiple safety and health hazards at its facilities in Branson and Summersville,…

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