NJ - Goldberg Segalla Appoints 3 Partners
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Goldberg Segalla, a national law firm that represents employers, announced the appointment of three partners to its trucking, workers’ compensation and professional liability practices in Princeton, New Jersey.
Peter H. Bach
(Goldberg Segalla photo)
Peter H. Bach joins the law firm’s Workers’ Compensation Practice Group. Goldb...
CO - Pinnacol: Car Accidents Account for 40% of Fatalities
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Motor vehicle accidents account for 40% of the occupational fatalities in Colorado, according to state-chartered Pinnacol Assurance.
Pinnacol, which covers about 60% of businesses in Colorado, said car crashes have cost employers $173 million in claims over the past five years. In addition to causing an estimated 40% of fatal injuries, the ca...
WA - Report: State to Fight Lawsuit Over Hanford Presumption
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Officials in Washington state vowed to defend a new law creating a presumption of compensability for cancer, heart conditions and breathing problems suffered by workers at the federal Hanford Nuclear Reservation.
The feds on Monday filed a lawsuit saying HB 1723, which creates the presumption, amounts to an impermissible attempt by the s...