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Worker Falls to His Death From Roof of New Building Near Canton

I recently wrote about how many workplaces fail to provide safe environments for their employees, particularly building sites that are using scaffolding. I was saddened to read about another fatal accident last month when a 22-year-old man died from injuries he sustained in a workplace fall accident north of Canton. Canton-Sixes Patch reported on how […]

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Fiat Chrysler Announces New SUV Recall Ahead of Hearing

Cars made by Fiat Chrysler have been dogged by quality problems in recent years that have been linked to accidents, injuries and deaths. At the end of June a further series of recalls were announced when the giant automaker told people to stop driving the 2015 models of the Jeep Grand Cherokee and Dodge Durango. […]

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Hydroplaning Was a Factor in I-75 Bartow County Wreck that Killed One, Injured Five

Hydroplaning appears to have been the cause of a crash on I-75 in Bartow County that killed one person and injured five others over the weekend. The Atlanta Journal Constitution reported on how an Indiana man was charged with vehicular homicide after the fatal three-car crash. Franka Young, a Georgia State Patrol spokeswoman, said one […]

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Seven Causes of Industrial Accidents in Georgia

Every year dozens of industrial accidents are reported in Georgia. Although workplaces are safer in 2015 than they were a few decades ago, workers are still getting hurt with an alarming regularity and some are losing their lives. Workers who are hurt or the families of those who lose a loved one are often eligible […]

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Five Tips for Safe Cycling in Georgia

During the summer months there are more cyclists on the roads of Georgia. Bicyclists are among the most vulnerable of road users and the drivers of cars and trucks routinely fail to give them the space they need to ride safely. Recently the Atlanta Journal Constitution reported on a crash over the weekend that injured […]

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