• Texas Company Cited $50K by Feds in Fatal Rig Accident

    Posted By The Law Office of Daniel D. Horowitz, III, PC || 21-Sep-2015

    The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has levied $50,000 in fines against a West Texas well service company after an oil rig explosion resulted in the deaths of three employees earlier this year. The three men, who were all related, were killed in the accident this past March as they attempted to install a ...
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  • Texas Big-Rig Change Proposals

    Posted By The Law Office of Daniel D. Horowitz, III, PC || 18-Sep-2015

    Truck accidents have become one of the most dangerous types of accidents on roads everywhere, especially in large states like Texas. In fact, in 2013, 493 truck accidents occurred in Texas. Studies indicate that this is more than 12 percent of the 3,906 truck accident fatalities that occurred nationwide in the same year. With the ...
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  • Dog Bites: What to Do After an Attack

    Posted By The Law Office of Daniel D. Horowitz, III, PC || 17-Sep-2015

    Dog bites send nearly 1,000 people to emergency rooms each year in the United States. Not only are dog bites painful, but they can result in permanent disfigurement and, if left untreated, can cause serious infections. If you have been injured in a dog attack, you may be able to file a lawsuit against the ...
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  • Raised Concern Due to an Increase in Crude Oil Transportation

    Posted By The Law Office of Daniel D. Horowitz, III, PC || 08-Sep-2015

    One problem that has raised much concern in large cities throughout the United States is the increase in crude oil transportation via trains. While oil companies defend themselves and say they are doing everything in their power to ensure preparedness in all areas, residents and emergency management experts worry that this increase in transport may ...
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  • Repeat Offender Poultry Processor Fined $861K for Numerous Safety Violations

    Posted By The Law Office of Daniel D. Horowitz, III, PC || 03-Sep-2015

    OSHA has recently fined an Ohio poultry processing facility $861,500 for 55 safety violations. The company allegedly knew about the dangerous conditions, but ignored the problem and continued to expose workers to serious and potentially deadly injuries. Case Farms Processing Inc. is a repeat OSHA offender and has been described by OSHA’s assistant secretary of ...
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