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An Ohio appellate court ruled that an injured worker could not get a writ compelling the Industrial Commission to determine her entitlement to permanent total disability compensation without first compelling her attendance at an independent medical examination by a physician of the commission'...Read More
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Sedgwick Claims Management Services Inc. has signed an agreement to acquire Cunningham Lindsey, a global loss adjusting, claims management and risk services firm.
Cunningham Lindsey’s services include loss adjusting, third-party claims administration, global account management, fore...Read More
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The U.S. 4th Circuit Court of Appeals ruled that a worker was entitled to black lung benefits from the successor corporation to a mine construction company, based on his employment with both companies for a period exceeding one year.
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The Oregon Court of Appeals has ordered the Workers’ Compensation Board to reconsider its determination of a worker’s entitlement to benefits for a fall that happened while she was talking a walk during a paid break.
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CNSI, a health care management technology company based in Rockville, Maryland, has been awarded a $166 million contract by the U.S. Department of Labor's Office of Workers' Compensation Programs.
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The current chief executive officer of the Arkansas Workers' Compensation Commission will become the first female circuit judge in Saline County when her one-year bench appointment begins Dec. 18.
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The total number of workers' compensation claims filed — and the total amount paid on them — changed little between fiscal years 2016 and 2017 in Maryland, the Workers' Compensation Commission's annual report indicates.
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An Orlando-area police officer diagnosed with post-traumatic stress disorder after responding to the Pulse nightclub shooting has lost his job six months shy of vesting into the pension system, which would have guaranteed him 64% of his salary with benefits for life, ...Read More