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Roofers must be weary of Oklahoma City construction accidents in heat

by jcl

Some fields of work are unaffected by the weather and changing seasons; others depend on it. Roofers have to be weary of the stifling heat of summer to avoid Oklahoma City construction accidents.

According to KFOR, roofers must be especially careful to avoid Oklahoma City construction accidents during the dangerous temperatures of summer.

One worker came face to face with the dangers when he suffered a heat stroke after ignoring warning signs of dizziness, sweating, and nausea.

Suffering Oklahoma City construction accidents such as heat stroke could lead workers to file Oklahoma workers’ compensation cases.

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Are you taking extra precautions on the job due to extreme heat to avoid Oklahoma City construction accidents?

Have you suffered an Oklahoma construction accident injury? Tell the Oklahoma construction accident lawyers at J. Colbert Lawyers about your loss. Let them help you.

Man’s injury may lead to Oklahoma worker’s compensation case

by jcl

Many jobs are dangerous. Many citizens go to work every day in hazardous environments, while others may suffer injuries in jobs that have few health risks. Either way, sometimes workers are injured and need worker’s compensation while they recuperate.

That may be the case after what happened at Webco in Sand Springs when a man suffered an injury that could lead to an Oklahoma worker’s compensation case.

According to KJRH, an 18-year-old man suffered a work injury at the Oklahoma plant which manufactures special tubing. He suffered serious injuries and was taken to a hospital. He is said to be in critical condition.

Do you think his work-related injury may lead to an Oklahoma worker’s compensation case?

Have you ever been injured on the job? Do you require compensation while you recuperate? The Oklahoma work injury lawyers at J. Colbert Injury Lawyers can help.

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Oklahoma construction accident kills two

by jcl

According to the Oklahoman, two workers were killed as the result of an Oklahoma construction accident Tuesday.

The Oklahoma construction accident occurred when two workers became trapped in a trench near the Kickapoo Casino.

Rescuers said loose soil hindered their rescue attempts. The mission is now a recovery mission at the scene of the Oklahoma construction accident near Oklahoma 102 and U.S. 62.

No other information regarding the Oklahoma construction accident was available at the time.

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The Oklahoma construction accident lawyers at J. Colbert Injury Lawyers can help if you were injured in an accident.

Tulsa wrongful death suit ongoing against Cintas for death of employee one year ago

by jcl

The widow of a Cintas employee is still involved in a Tulsa wrongful death suit against the laundry company for failing to uphold safety regulations.

An employee was killed March 6, 2007 in the Tulsa accident while operating an industrial dryer.

The man climbed on top of an elevated conveyor belt to fix a jam in the machine when a robotic arm forced him into the dryer.

Another employee called maintenance to investigate the machine and the maintenance personnel found the Tulsa wrongful death victim’s body.

An OSHA investigation of the Tulsa facility found numerous safety violations. On the anniversary of the fatal accident that sparked the Tulsa wrongful death suit, the director for safety and health of UNITE HERE says little has changed at the site of the Tulsa accident.

Read more: http://www.urbantulsa.com/gyrobase/Content?oid=20249

Officer critically injured in Oklahoma car accident

by jcl

The Oklahoman reported that an off-duty deputy was hospitalized in critical condition at St. John’s Regional Medical Center after a one-car Oklahoma auto accident. According to an Oklahoma Highway Patrol report, speed and alcohol were both factors in the car accident.

The 35-year-old deputy was placed in an induced coma after suffering a broken back and potentially a broken neck. The driver lost control of his vehicle and hit a road sign, which caused his car to flip over twice, coming to rest upside down. The driver was thrown 42 feet from the vehicle in the Oklahoma auto accident.

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