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Companies Facing Financial Pressure Experience More Common Workplace Injuries

By USClaims

While maintaining control for other factors, the rates of injury or illness are five to fifteen percent higher during periods where a business meets or barely exceeds its analyst forecasts. These rates are much higher than those businesses that miss or comfortably beat their forecasts. Data from OSHA shows that one in every 24 employees is injured in companies that barely miss or just make analyst earnings, while only one in 27 is injured at companies that miss or comfortably beat them.

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Non-Licensed Drivers Responsible for 20 Percent of All Auto Accidents

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There are many risks involved in driving, and many laws in place in order to minimize them and create as safe of an environment as possible. One such law is the requirement of a valid driver’s license when operating any motor vehicle.

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Distracted Driving by Cell Phone Use Highest Among Teens

By USClaims

In this digital age, as technology has progressed, many things have become easier. Cell phones are just one example of just how much has changed.

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Ladders Top List of Most Dangerous Construction Site Equipment

By USClaims

According to OSHA, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration, about 6.5 million people work on construction sites in the U.S. on any given day. While all construction site tools and equipment should be used with the utmost caution, some have proven to be more hazardous than others. These most hazardous tools and equipment, resulting in…

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Run-Off-Road Collisions Account for Over Half of U.S. Traffic Fatalities

By USClaims

According to the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), from 2014 to 2016 an average of 18,779 fatalities resulted from road departures; this is 53 percent of all traffic fatalities in the U.S. The U.S. Department of Transportation National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) found that a run-off-road collision (ROR) account for 70 percent of all fatal…

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