Garbage Truck Driver Kills Two

San Diego suffers from a dubious reputation of not being a very safe city for pedestrians. Unfortunately, it’s one the city continues to earn. This past Thursday morning, a 63-year-old man lost his life after he was struck by garbage truck. After the initial impact,...

UCSD Evacuated Due to Lab Accident

This past Friday, the University of California San Diego needed to be evacuated following an accident that happened in one of their science labs. Authorities were notified at 5:52 pm that assistance was needed after someone in the lab had mistakenly mixed ethanol with...

Tips for Avoiding Work Injuries to the Eye

Injuries in the workplace happen alarmingly frequently, but few realize just how common eye injuries are at work. Nearly 2,000 eye injuries occur daily in the workplace in the United States, and quite a few different things can cause these injuries. Having a few tips...

Man Injured by City Worker to See Decision Appealed

Although they perform important work for San Diego residents, city workers are just as responsible for their actions as the rest of us. When they make poor decisions or act inappropriately, the law must hold them accountable all the same. This is especially true when...

I Was Injured on the Job; Now What?

If you’re injured on the job, you may be entitled to certain benefits and compensation. However, a lot of that will depend on you handling the situation correctly. So review the following now in case you ever find yourself injured at your job site. First, it should go...

San Diego Construction Worker Killed in Accident

Recently, a construction worker who was working at a site near Lindbergh Field in San Diego died while on the job. According to reports, a falling piece of rebar hit the man while he and the other members of his construction crew were working on a rental car facility...