• OSHA Launches Investigation into GA Roofing Contractor’s Death

    Author : Jaret Spevak -

    Officials with the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) are investigating a workplace accident in Georgia involving a roofing contractor who fell about 30 feet to his death while working on the roof of a carpet and flooring manufacturing plant. According to investigators, the company that employed the 48-year-old worker has been cited by […]

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  • DOT Launches First-Ever National Distracted Driving Month

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    The U.S. Department of Transportation launched on April 3 the first-ever National Distracted Driving Month, in response to concerns about the risks of car accidents, injuries and fatalities associated with distracted driving. With the proliferation of distracting electronic devices like cell phones and GPS devices, more and more drivers are putting themselves and others at […]

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  • New SSDI Process Launched to Expedite Veterans’ Disability Claims

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    The Social Security Administration (SSA) has introduced a new claims process designed to expedite Social Security Disability (SSDI) claims filed by veterans with a Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) disability compensation rate of 100% Permanent & Total. Under the new process, which was announced by Acting Commissioner of Social Security, Carolyn W. Colvin earlier this […]

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