A Sharon, Pennsylvania resident was killed when he was crushed to death between two separate trucks. The accident occurred at a loading dock while the deceased man was closing the door of his truck.
Each day Pennsylvania residents are injured in motor vehicle accidents. In the best situations those injuries are minor and heal quickly. In others however, they are much more serious and result in a long period of recovery. This is particularly true when the injury suffered is to someone's brain.
Of the many unsettling facts about car accidents is the truism that none of us, no matter what walk of life we come from or profession we practice or economic stratum we belong to, is immune from their dangers.
Pennsylvania's Senator Bob Casey supports a new federal proposal known as the Protecting America's Workers Act (PAWA). The bill is designed to punish employers that refuse to take safety measures to prevent workplace injuries and fatalities.