When we think of dangerous jobs, policemen are often at the top of that list. They put their lives on the line each day in order to protect the rest of us. So when a police officer is hurt or killed in the line of duty, it is important to make sure that the appropriate benefits, including workers' compensation, are paid.
Last summer, the U.S. Labor Department's Occupational Safety and Health Administration declared Bedrock Granite in Edison an unsafe place to work and cited the 14-employee company for two dozen safety violations. The company was given a set amount of time to fix the problems.