PA - Willig, Williams & Davidson Welcomes New Attorney
Philadelphia claimants’ firm Willig, Williams & Davidson announced Kurt Kwak joined its workers’ compensation group.
Kwak focuses his practice on workers’ compensation and Social Security disability, and brings more than 28 years of experience practicing law to the position. He has represented clients in all phases of tri...
CT - With Mounting Number of Injuries, Fire Department Hires Wellness Program
After 61 injuries to firefighters in the last two years, the city of Norwalk, Connecticut, is seeking professional help.
The Norwalk Common Council this week voted to spend $187,500 to hire First Response Health and Wellness to institute an injury prevention program that includes nutrition, fitness, flexibility and best practices, according to a l...
WI - Cookie Dough Plant Faces $782,526 Penalty for Violations
A Wisconsin company is facing $782,526 in penalties for exposing workers at its cookie dough manufacturing plant to machine safety hazards, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration announced.
OSHA cited Choice Products for what it called five egregious, willful violations for failing to implement and train employees on lockout/tagout proc...
IN - Roofing Contractor Fined $220,249 for Fall Hazards
A roofing contractor faces a fine of $220,249 for exposing workers to fall hazards at a commercial building site in a Chicago suburb, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration announced.
Five Star Roofing Systems Inc., based in Hartford City, Indiana, was cited for willful, repeated and serious safety violations that include failing to pro...
MD - Chesapeake Employers Insurance Co. Announces Board Appointment
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Maryland’s Chesapeake Employers Insurance Co. announced Martin G. Madden was appointed to serve a five-year term on its board of directors.
Madden, a former senior adviser to Republican Gov. Larry Hogan, officially started June 1, the carrier said in a statement.
Madden is a retired insurance agent and former state lawmaker. He served i...