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How Much Do You Know About DUI’s?

Posted on October 11th, 2018 by Zane Cagle

“Driving Under the Influence” As there are so many DUI’s arrests in the US, they become “common”.  Sometimes people fail to think about the severity of  driving under the influence.  This is odd since most of us have been indirectly, if not directly, impacted by a drunk driver. In 2016, there were about 222…

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Vote No on Missouri Prop A Referendum in August Primary: Ballot Language Explained

Posted on August 1st, 2018 by Zane Cagle

“Right to Work” is a Positive Spin Label for a Bad Law Unions have done great things for workers since their conception. When we all work together, we are more successful–it’s the basic premise of democracy and unions. We are better, together.  Unions have historically been the reason that great safety…

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National Burn Awareness Week-Electrical Burns

Posted on February 7th, 2014 by Zane Cagle

As part of National Burn Awareness Week, February 2-8, I am highlighting the dangers/precautions around things in our everyday lives that can cause great injury.  We disc discussed “scalds” and the groups in our population that are more prone to these injuries.  Today’s focus  is “electrical burns” Electrical Burns Our lives depend…

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Workers’ Compensation in St. Louis

Posted on January 23rd, 2014 by Zane Cagle

MFA Inc., a Midwest regional farm supply and marketing organization, was accused of violating approximately 13 safety violations in accordance to the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s, OSHA, statute. After an employee was severely injured at an Aurora-based milling plant, concerns are at an all time…

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Man Awarded $7.2 Million for “Popcorn Lung”? Manufacturer Linked to Missouri & Illinois

Posted on September 21st, 2012 by Zane Cagle

A Colorado man has been awarded a $7.2 million by a federal jury for developing “popcorn lung” from a chemical used in artificial butter, according to the Joplin Globe.  The Plaintiff in this case ate two bags of microwave popcorn a day and developed this condition, and argued there was…

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