LA - Comp Agency Approves Final Pain Treatment Guidelines
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The Louisiana Office of Workers' Compensation has given final approval to chronic pain treatment guidelines, regulations that were months in the making and could help settle questions over conflicting court rulings.
The guidelines, published this week in the Louisiana Register and on the state agency's website, could also impact a push for...
IL - Bill Would Change Experience Requirements and Salaries for Comp Commissioners
Illinois workers' compensation commissioners would, for the first time, have to be licensed attorneys, according to a bill that would make a number of changes to the state's system of commissioners and arbitrators.
House Bill 4151, sponsored by Rep. Jay Hoffman, D-Belleville, is in the House Labor and Commerce Committee, where it ...
NY - Friedlander Announces 25% Dividend to Oil and Fuel Dealer Group
Workers’ compensation safety group manager Friedlander Group announced a 25% dividend for members of the Oil and Fuel Dealer Groups of New York Workers’ Compensation Safety Group No. 582.
The dividend comes on top of a 25% group discount clients received on policies in effect from July 1, 2018, to July 1, 2019.
As a result, Friedlande...