Blog Posts in 2013

What You Need to Know About Workplace Violence

According to the Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA), workplace violence is defined as any act or threat of physical violence, harassment, intimidation, or any other form of ...
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Connecticut Worker Killed After Being Trapped in Trailer

Northampton, MA – On Thursday, April 18th, at around 9:40 a.m., authorities received a call about three workers who were trapped after an accident involving two portable trailers. The trailers ...
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Connecticut Department of Labor Issues Stop Work Orders at Walmart Stores

Wethersfield – On February 1, 2013, The Connecticut Department of Labor's Division of Wage and Workplace Standards issued Stop Work Orders to five companies that were working on construction ...
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Schafer & Schafer Recommended to Child Advocates Group

The Law Offices of Schafer & Schafer, LLP has been approached by Child Advocates of Connecticut (CAC)—an advocacy organization for neglected and abused children—with a request for pro ...
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Schafer & Schafer Article in Workers' Compensation Quarterly

At Schafer & Schafer, LLP, the legal team is focused on protecting the rights of injured workers. The partners in the firm, Timothy M. Schafer and Marisa F. Schafer, recently co-authored an ...
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