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Agency Withdraws Expedited Rule for Intervention Practices 01/17/2018
State: MN | Segment: NORTH | 147 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The Minnesota Office of Administrative Hearings has posted notice that it intends to withdraw proposed rules under the expedited rule-making process regarding workers&rsqu...Read More

Appropriations Committee Plans Hearing on Breast Cancer Rating Bill 01/16/2018
State: CA | Segment: WEST | 271 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 1 min read
The California Assembly Appropriations Committee will hold a hearing Thursday on a bill that would specify how impairment ratings for breast cancer claims must be calculated. ...Read More

Agency Cracking Down on Rejected Settlements 01/15/2018
State: MD | Segment: SOUTH | 119 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The Workers’ Compensation Commission is trying to reduce the volume of rejected settlements at the intake stage. In a ...Read More

Acquisition of Stonetrust Insurance Finalized 01/12/2018
State: NA | Segment: NATIONAL | 218 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The acquisition of Stonetrust Commercial Insurance Co. by Wintaai Holdings Ltd. has been completed, effective Jan. 1. ...Read More

AmTrust's Founding Family Proposes Privatization 01/11/2018
By: Elaine Goodman (medical/business reporter)
State: NA | Segment: Top | 417 | 0 | Popular with Medical | 55 min read
Following a troubled year in 2017, AmTrust Financial Services announced that a private equity firm and members of its founding family want to privatize the company by buying all the common stock the family doesn’t already own. ...Read More

AAPAN to Expand Work Comp PBM Advocacy 01/10/2018
State: NA | Segment: NATIONAL | 109 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The American Association of Payers, Administrators and Networks is planning to increase its advocacy efforts in 2018 to educate state legislators and regulators about the value of workers’ compensation pharmacy benefits managers, the organization said. ...Read More

Adelin Vinas Moves Up to Atlantic Region Claims Director for MEMIC 01/10/2018
State: NA | Segment: NATIONAL | 113 | 0 | Popular with Legal
Workers’ compensation carrier The MEMIC Group has promoted Adelin Vinas to the position of claims director of the Atlantic Region, which includes MEMIC’s Florida, Virginia, Pennsylvania and New Jersey offices. ...Read More

ACOEM Guidance Warns About Costs of Obesity 01/09/2018
By: Elaine Goodman (medical/business reporter)
State: NA | Segment: Top | 320 | 0 | Popular with Legal
Employers pay a high price for worker obesity, whether it’s from elevated employee medical costs, more absences from work or an increase in workplace injuries, according to the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. ...Read More

Attorney, Local Politician Robert Prisco Sworn In as WCJ 01/09/2018
State: NJ | Segment: NORTH | 114 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 1 min read
Attorney and local politician Robert Prisco was sworn in as a New Jersey workers' compensation judge last week, the Burlington County Times reported. ...Read More

Amended Bill Defines Day Laborers Eligible for Comp Coverage 01/08/2018
State: CA | Segment: WEST | 807 | 1 | Popular with Legal | 146 min read
Maintenance workers, gardeners and landscapers hired on a one-time basis would be covered by California’s workers’ compensation laws under recent amendments to a bill intended to extend coverage to the estimated 40,000 day laborers working in the Golden State. ...Read More
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