Workers Compensation http://kunm.org en New Mexico Workers' Compensation Laws May Exploit Dairy Workers http://kunm.org/post/new-mexico-workers-compensation-laws-may-exploit-dairy-workers <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>The injury occurred on the job. A bull mounted a cow, and the worker was pinned against the stall. That led to a bloody and severe shoulder injury, surgery, and an inability to work.</p><p>“I went almost one month without work, and then after that, they called me back, but I was in no condition to work,” says this worker. He’s asked us not to use his name because it could jeopardize his ability to find future work in the small, New Mexico town of Portales.&nbsp; “I would bleed at work, and that’s how they had me working at the dairy.”</p> Tue, 02 Jul 2013 12:00:00 +0000 Tristan Ahtone 31559 at http://kunm.org New Mexico Workers' Compensation Laws May Exploit Dairy Workers