Back injury prevention in the workplace

People who are working deserve to have a safe workplace. While every job has some hazards that can’t be controlled, there are some dangers that employers can take steps to minimize. The risk of a back injury is one of those.  There are several things you can do that can help minimize the chance of a … Read more

Beware of dust if you work at a factory

Many people don’t realize that what they breathe in on a regular basis can have a major impact on their health. Those who work in some of the factories in Opelousas are at an increased risk of serious health conditions because of the air quality.  Things that you breathe in can reach the lungs. In … Read more

How an insurance claim process works

You were in a vehicle accident with another driver who ran a red light. Your injuries kept you in the hospital for two days and your vehicle was declared totaled. Once you recover from your injuries, you need to get back to work. The insurance company may be taking its time in deciding to pay … Read more

How can you afford to stop work with a repetitive strain injury?

Repetitive strain injuries (RSI) are increasingly common among workers in all industries. As workplaces have got more efficient for the employer, they have become more troublesome for the employees. In olden times, workers had more variety in their jobs. It allowed them to change positions and change tasks regularly. Doing so gave their bodies a … Read more