July 19, 2018 Celeste Monforton, DrPH, MPH 1Comment

Under Texas law, if a firefighter develops cancer it is presumed to be work-related. The City of Baytown doesn’t think the law applies to them and has filed a lawsuit to challenge a 22-year veteran firefighter’s claim for workers’ compensation.

July 1, 2018 Celeste Monforton, DrPH, MPH 3Comment

Beginning on Labor Day 2012, we have published a yearbook on U.S. occupational health and safety. Here are the links to each year’s report: The Year in U.S. Occupational Health & Safety, Fall 2017 to Summer 2018 (published Labor Day 2018) The Year in U.S. Occupational Health & Safety, Fall 2016 to Summer 2017 (published Labor Day […]