Every job has risks. The extent of those risks will vary from one job to another, but it's important to know which occupations have the highest risk of injuries.
Most Dangerous Jobs
Injuries can take the form of hearing loss, broken bones, chronic back injuries from excessive lifting, or lung disease, just to name a partial list. The top 10 most dangerous jobs for 2018 are:
- Farmers, Agricultural Workers, Ranchers
- Structural Iron and Steel Workers
- Construction Supervisors
- Garbage Men and Recycling Workers
- Ground Maintenance Workers
- Truckers and Delivery Drivers
- Pilots and Flight Engineers
Not everyone who works in these types of jobs will receive an injury. Knowing the potential risks and taking actions will help in keeping you safe on the job every day. It will also ensure that you have access to the proper safety equipment you need to do your job.
Gaylord & Nantais are work injury attorneys who offer their clients the most thorough representation possible. If you get injured while on the job and are unsure of what to do next, calling an attorney should be your first priority. Having an attorney by your side will make sure all deadlines are met and that your rights are fully protected. At Gaylord & Nantais, your welfare is always their first concern. Call and schedule your consultation as soon as possible so you can file your claim and get the process started.