Nearly 80 Central New York employers received a letter this week from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration because of high rates of workplace injuries or illnesses. According to Syracuse New York workplace injury lawyers Bottar Leone, PLLC, the letters are intended to notify employers to take action to protect workers injured on the job and to prevent permanent disability from workplace accidents.
Some Syracuse-area employers who received a letter from OSHA include: TAG Mechanical Systems, Inc.; Metalico Aluminum Recovery; Optogenics; Hanford Pharmaceuticals; Cardinal Health; Pepsi-Cola; Estes Express; Berry Plastics; Syracuse Haulers; C&S Technical; Penn Traffic Company; Lowe’s Home Centers. Utica-area employers who received a letter from OSHA include: Matt Brewing Company; and Sturges Manufacturing Company. Rome-area employers who received a letter from OSHA include: RPNH, Inc.; International Wire Group; and Conmed Corporation. Oswego-area employers who received a letter from OSHA include: Oswego Wire Incorporated; Golden Sun Bus Service; Loretto-Oswego Residential; and Sunrise Nursing Home. Watertown-area employers who received a letter from OSHA include: Car-Freshener Corporation; Tontarski, inc; and Atlas Health Care. Binghamton-area employers who received a letter from OSHA include:Johnson Outdoors Gear; Methodist HM; and Dons Automotive Mall.
What does receipt of a letter mean? Probably nothing more than an employer’s employees missed an above average number of days of work. Possible explanations could include illnesses such as the flu, or accidents due to unsafe working conditions. These accidents may render a laborer unable to work and permanently disabled. In order to secure compensation for serious personal injuries, you may need to hire a Syracuse site construction accident lawyer to file a construction accident lawsuit for nerve damage, or a Utica construction site fall lawyer to file an industrial accident lawsuit for brain damage, a Rome workplace accident lawyer to file a workplace accident lawsuit for complex regional pain syndrome, an Oswego jobsite injury lawyer to file a jobsite injury lawsuit for an amputation, a Binghamton scaffolding accident lawyer to file a scaffolding accident lawsuit for paralysis, or a Watertown falling object lawyer to file a injured worker lawsuit for a concussion.
The trial lawyers at Bottar Leone, PLLC, have decades of experience investigating, prosecuting and trying to verdict all types cases involving on-the-job injuries. If you or a loved one have been injured, you, your child and/or your family may be entitled to compensation for lifelong health care, medical expenses, special education, medical bills, loss of income, and pain and suffering.
To discuss your case or concerns with an experienced Central New York severe injury attorney, contact us now at (315) 422-3466, (800) 336-LAWS, or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.