OSHA Standards for Construction
Workplace Accidents

OSHA Standards for Construction

Construction workers face some of the harshest and most dangerous working conditions in the entire American workforce. They are one of the top occupations for workplace injuries because of the hazards construction workers have to deal with on a regular basis. Just a few of those hazards include falls, heavy machinery, asbestos, and electrocution. The […]

Crane Accident
Workplace Accidents

Why Crane Accidents Are So Dangerous

The construction industry has a notorious reputation for dangerous working conditions and serious worker accidents. Construction workers are constantly expected to handle heavy loads, use complicated tools, work at great heights, and operate dangerous machinery – including cranes. Cranes are essential in the construction industry for heavy lifting and can make moving large loads significantly […]

Is Slip and Fall a Personal Injury
Personal Injury

Is Slip and Fall a Personal Injury?

According to the National Floor Safety Institute, 2,000 people a day are treated in emergency rooms for fall-related accidents. “Slip and fall” is the term used for a personal injury case arising out of a person slipping or tripping and falling down, resulting in an injury on a commercial or residential property that is not […]

Car Crashes
Vehicle Accidents

COVID-19 Impact on Car Crashes and Injuries

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused daily life to change for everyone in Houston and throughout Texas, including unexpected shutdowns and quarantines. With fewer drivers on the busy Houston highways, the number of car accidents has decreased; however, the severity of car accidents has increased as drivers are driving faster on the empty roads. Fatalities from […]