Blog Posts in June, 2017

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  • Construction accident concerns: What are some summertime risks to watch out for?
    Construction accident concerns: What are some summertime risks to watch out for?

    With summer fast approaching, people performing outdoor work face certain risks from changes in the weather. In Billings, for example, average high temperatures in July and August are in the 80s, and ...

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  • Construction Accident Issues in the Bakken Oil Field
    Construction Accident Issues in the Bakken Oil Field

    The oil industry is booming in many areas of the country. With the increase in production, a lot of construction companies are moving into the area to take advantage of the growth. When things are ...

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  • Was fatigue a contributing factor in your work accident?
    Was fatigue a contributing factor in your work accident?

    Fatigue is a widespread problem among workers. It can stem from a lack of sleep, strenuous labor, and difficult work environments; for instance, a work site that's crowded, noisy, and hazardous takes ...

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  • 2017 Unskilled Laborers Wanted for the Bakken Oil Field - Increased Construction Accidents
    2017 Unskilled Laborers Wanted for the Bakken Oil Field - Increased Construction Accidents

    Employers in the Bakken Oil region employ strong men with little or no oil field experience. Unskilled labor in the Bakken Oil fields is dirty dangerous work. Work hours are long. Slippery May snow ...

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  • Work Accident Risk Amid Higher Employment
    Work Accident Risk Amid Higher Employment

    According to a May 19, 2017, article in the Bismarck Tribune , North Dakota unemployment rates are now among the lowest in the country. Rates Below 3 Percent The Tribune reported that North Dakota was ...

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  • Montana's Safety Ranking due to Work Injuries
    Montana's Safety Ranking due to Work Injuries

    How Safe is Montana Compared to other US States? According to a recent report , Montana isn't doing so well in terms of overall safety. It comes in 44th on the list of states in terms of how safe it ...

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