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Amazon Workers Suffer Higher Work Related Injuries

Retail giant Amazon has had its fair share of time in the limelight when it comes to the conditions of their workers and warehouses. Unfortunately, it’s drawn the attention for all the wrong reasons, with workers claiming long hours, impossibly difficult quotas, and even unsafe work conditions. Now, a new study has been released this…

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The Dangers Amazon Workers Face

A video of an Amazon worker stuck in a shelf posted to TikTok has gone viral. The (now-deleted) video depicted the worker getting stuck in a shelf when one of the robotic shelves in the warehouse decided to go haywire, trapping him inside. As described in Newsweek, the worker was trapped in an aisle as…

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Understanding Federal vs Illinois State Workers’ Compensation

As with all states across the county, injured workers are entitled to obtain medical benefits, lost wages, and other damages. Illinois allows workers’ compensation claims to be filed and paid without the need to prove fault. Many employers will push employees to get back to work as soon as possible and disregard their doctors’ orders.…

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Work-Related Crush Injury Compensation

It’s no secret there are dangerous jobs in the world, and that those dangerous jobs are the ones with heavy equipment and intense manual labor. Whether it be construction, engineering, or even some forms of food service, the profession you use to make a living can also threaten your life. Of course, it doesn’t have…

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