Common Oil Field Accidents & How a Hobbs Lawyer Can Help

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Oilfield injury lawyers are dealing with more and more accidents as the years go by. According to the most recent data from the CDC, there were 69 oilfield fatalities in 2017. Of those 69, 44 of them happened in the state of Texas.  While oilfield accidents do not always result in fatalities, most people who […]

10 FAQs About Workers’ Compensations: Here to Answer Your Every Question

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If you ever find yourself in a workplace accident, you should always report it to your supervisor right away. No matter how big or small it may seem. You should file a workers’ compensation claim by letting your supervisor know. The outcome of your claim heavily depends on the nature of the injury. To learn […]

Workers’ Compensation Claims: What to Expect

According to the New Mexico Coverage, you need to apply for compensation insurance if your business includes more than three employees. In New Mexico, workers’ compensation laws encompass the following: Anyone who works for your business, including temporary workers, family members, seasonal workers, and part-time employees Volunteers at non-profit and religious organizations  Owners who actively […]

10 of the Most Common Workplace Accidents and Injuries

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There are hundreds of thousands of workplace accidents that are recorded every year and amongst them, there are many ways in which employees become hurt or injured. Whether businesses take the necessary precautions or not, there is still a chance for these employees to get hurt, in one way or another, especially in high-risk fields […]

4 Tips for Dealing With the Stress of a Workers Compensation Claim

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  Nobody sets out to get injured at work, but these things happen. There are hundreds of claims every year due to work-related injury in Texas. Depending on the particulars of the case, workers might find themselves incapable of working as they wait to resolve their particular case. Employers don’t always do the best job […]

Why You Should Speak to a Workers Comp Lawyer After a Workplace Accident

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Many hard-working Americans put their lives on the line, every single day, to make ends meet.  From steel manufacturers, electrical engineers, roofers, to construction laborers — these workers are constantly at risk of injury. Even the most careful worker can still fall victim to an unavoidable injury. In these instances, workers’ compensation steps in to […]