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July 2012 Archives

Workers' compensation helps Illinois children who work on farms

Workers' compensation is required in Illinois for a variety of businesses and companies to provide financial support for workers in the event that they ever become injured on the job. However, one of the most valuable uses for workers' compensation is to protect Illinois children who are working a summer job. These benefits can help young injured workers receive the medical attention they need, as well as any additional financial support needed.

Illinois postal worker stands for change after fatal accident

A fatal work accident can be a difficult thing for anybody to face. However, this is especially for one Illinois postal worker who believes that, had he stood up against what he deemed an unsafe procedure, he may have saved the life of a trucker who was killed in a tragic work accident. Because of this, he is trying to do what he can to change what he believes are unsafe procedures.

Illinois fire safety worker burned during firework demonstration

When many people think of workers' compensation, they may typically think of large, industrial companies. However, even some non-profits are required to carry workers' compensation insurance in order to protect those that are actively working for the organization.

Illinois man killed in work-related accident while mowing

When one thinks of accidents on the road, they probably think of a traffic collision, not of a work-related accident. However, many workers in the Illinois Department of Transportation are involved with the general upkeep of the roadways and the areas near the roadways to ensure that motorists are as safe as they can be while driving. Often, this kind of work can be very dangerous and may result in a serious work-related accident.

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