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A California appellate court last week upheld an employer’s conviction for grand theft and failing to secure workers’ compensation insurance coverage for his consignment vehicle dealership.
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A New York appellate court upheld the denial of a municipal worker’s application for disability retirement benefits, explaining that the conclusion of the Medical Board of the New York City Employees' Retirement System was supported by at least some credible evidence.
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Concordia Care Inc., a specialty risk-transfer company, is acquiring Atlantic Imaging Group, a diagnostic testing network serving the workers’ compensation and no-fault auto accident sectors.
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A New York appellate court revived a portion of the state Workers’ Compensation Board’s lawsuit against the former actuary and trustees for the Team Transportation Workers' Comp Trust and ruled that the board may proceed with other causes of action that had survived the defen...Read More
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The city of Columbus has withdrawn its denial of a workers’ compensation claim by a firefighter with terminal skin cancer, who was instrumental in persuading lawmakers to pass a law creating a presumption of causation, the ...Read More
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The Workers’ Compensation Advisory Council will meet Dec. 12 to discuss a bill proposing to create a presumption that a diagnosis of post-traumatic stress disorder for a first responder arises out of employment.
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A New York appellate court ruled that an injured construction worker was entitled to partial summary judgment on the issue of liability for his injuries from being struck by a falling load of rebar, and that he can proceed with one of his two other theories of liability for the accident.