work injury is especially common throughout Bakken oil field. A lot of construction
takes place throughout the area, and according to
OSHA, there is what is known as the “fatal four.” Knowing what
these are will help you to take some extra precautions and know how to
proceed if you or a loved one has been injured at work.
It is relatively easy to fall, whether it is off of a rig or anything else.
This is not always going to be your fault, either. There could be faulty
equipment or there could be negligence in terms of maintaining the site.
While you would like to think that electrocution can be avoided, many times
they are not. According to OSHA, it is one of the most common reasons
for injury and death at a construction site.
Struck By Object
There are a lot of moving parts throughout a construction site, particularly
in Bakken oil field. You may not always be able to see what is coming,
and there may be a lack of protective equipment. If you are struck by
an object, it can cause a significant amount of damage and you want to
make sure that you get the care needed.
Various objects are constantly in motion throughout a construction site.
Many injuries and deaths have occurred because of being caught in or in
between these objects.
If you experience a work injury, it is important to seek legal representation.
This will make it easier to fight for the financial compensation that
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