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The importance of workplace safety

Workers have an expectation of safety in their workplaces and should be familiar with the resources available to help ensure that but also to be familiar with their rights and remedies if they have been injured in a workplace accident. Additionally, employers should not only have policies in place to respond to a workplace accident but should also take steps to help prevent one from occurring.

What exactly is a repetitive stress injury?

Repetitive stress injuries can be serious and, though you may have heard the term, you may also have wondered what exactly the term refers to. Repetitive stress injuries are a category of injuries that can be work-related that can make it difficult for a worker to do their job.

The different types of workplace injuries

Unfortunately, there are certain types of injuries that are not uncommon in the workplace. Fortunately, workers' compensation benefits serve as a resource that is available to help workers injured on the job as they face an uncertain future that may be filled with medical bills and an inability to work while they recover from their injuries.

Process for obtaining additional awards for VSSR

There are many workplace accidents in Ohio every year. There are many different causes for these accidents and many different outcomes. Sometimes the workers may just need to clean up a mess or receive minor medical treatment. However, many others result in severe injuries for the workers involved. In these situations, it is very important that the workers receive the proper workers' compensation benefits. The proper amount can include an additional award though if there was an employer violation of specific safety requirement (VSSR).

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