A man from New Jersey was riding in the front seat of an SUV, heading down Route 17 in South Carolina. His SUV was going south, while a Jeep was coming toward them in the northbound lanes.
All employers have the legal responsibility to keep workplaces as safe as possible. However, some workplaces are inherently at risk to dangers such as radiation, and there is only so much that can be done to limit this risk. Employees always have a right to a safe workplace; therefore, there are a great deal of protections in place if an illness or injury does occur, especially due to radiation.