Thursday, February 15, 2018

How to Avoid Cold Stress Injuries On-The-Job!

Colorado workers compensation attorneysDo you work outdoors?

Are you worried about suffering from a cold stress injury?

How can you ease cold stress injuries on the job?

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recommends the following too help protect workers on the job from cold stress injuries.

  1. Work outside during the warmest part of the day.
  2. Use a buddy system whenever possible to help spot each other for signs of cold stress injuries.
  3. Go inside to keep warm every hour if your employer allows.
  4. Take more breaks when your job requires physical demanding movements.
  5. Have access to a cell phone, or walkie talkie in case of emergencies.
  6. Avoid consuming caffeine when you work in cold conditions.

If you’ve been injured on the job, contact our Colorado worker’s compensation attorneys as soon as possible to discuss your rights. Our attorneys will make sure you get the best settlement possible to ensure your family will be taken care of while you recover.

If you have questions or concerns about your claim for workers’ compensation in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, please call us at (970) 945-2396 today to set up an appointment to discuss your rights. Your initial consult with our office is free!

Thursday, February 1, 2018

Cold Stress Injury Workers Compensation in Colorado!

Do you work outdoors?

Have you suffered a cold stress injury? 

Wondering if you qualify for worker’s compensation?
Colorado workers compensation attorneys

Having a hard time finding proper representation?

Workers compensation is your legal right if you work in Colorado. You deserve the peace of mind that comes with knowing that you and your family are taken care of. Don’t miss out on the benefits that you’re entitled to by the law.

Types of cold stress injuries:

  1. Frostbite 
  2. Hypothermia 
  3. Trench Foot 
  4. Chilblains 
  5. Angina 
To learn more about these cold stress injuries and their symptoms, visit our website.

Colorado workers compensation attorneys have been representing injured workers on the Western Slope of Colorado with over 72 years of combined experience. We strive to provide fair, honest, and aggressive representation. Call (970) 945-2396 now to schedule your FREE initial consultation!