• Dangers of Combustible Dust at Georgia Work Sites

    Author : Jaret Spevak -

    It’s been six years since the cause of an explosion that killed 14 workers and injured dozens at an Imperial Sugar Co. factory in Georgia was found to be combustible dust, and still U.S. officials are delaying efforts to establish rules for handling the well-known workplace hazard. The potential dangers of combustible dust were put […]

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  • NTSB Proposes New Big-Rig Safety Measures to Reduce Risk of Trucking Accidents

    Author : Jaret Spevak -

    Federal regulators have issued new safety recommendations for semi-trucks and tractor-trailers, in an effort to reduce the risk of deadly trucking accidents, including measures to address blind spots that may contribute to hundreds of trucking accident deaths every year. If you have been injured in a Georgia trucking accident, or if you lost a loved […]

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  • New SSDI Process Launched to Expedite Veterans’ Disability Claims

    Author : Jaret Spevak -

    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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