August 2018 Archives

Railcar company owners face charges in workers' deaths

Workers' compensation plays a special role in helping people get the care they need after a workplace injury. For many, this is an immense help, since it covers medical bills and some lost wages during recovery. Any time someone is hurt, workers' compensation could provide the support needed in a trying time.

Be aware of the hazards posed by grain bins in Nebraska

A significant percentage of the Nebraska workforce is involved in agriculture. With the prevalence of crop farming that includes grain sorghum, corn, hay, wheat and soybeans, grain bins feature in various operations. If you work at any facility at which your duties put you in or near grain elevators or feed mills, you will likely face a host of safety hazards.