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Washington Passes Important Health Care Bill; Will Improve Working Conditions for Hospital Caregivers and Promote Patient Safety

By | Media & News, Workers Comp

According to reporting from The Stand, legislators in both the Washington State Senate and the Washington House of Representatives have passed an important bill that will improve conditions for hospital caregivers and promote patient safety. Officially known as SHB 1155, the legislation codifies meal breaks, rest breaks, and overtime benefits…

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Ironworker Injuries in Washington State

By | Workers Comp

The term ‘ironworker’ is frequently used to refer to the tradesmen who are employed in the iron working industry. This is one of the most dangerous professions in the United States. According to the Electronic Library of Construction Occupational Safety & Health (ELCOSH), ironworkers are severely injured or killed on…

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Port of Seattle as an Employer

By | Workers Comp

Founded in 1911, the Port of Seattle is a government agency that is responsible for overseeing Seattle’s airport (the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport) and its seaport. It is organized as a special-purpose municipal corporation, tasked with serving the people of King County and bringing good jobs and prosperity through trade, commerce,…

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