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Bill Would Allow Insurers to Have Out-of-State Claims Offices 01/30/2018
State: TN | Segment: SOUTH | 125 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 101 min read
Lawmakers have introduced bills in both chambers to delete a section of the Workers’ Compensation Law that requires every insurer to maintain a claims office or to contract with a claims adjuster located within the state. ...Read More
 
 

BWC Proposes Amendments to Provider Certification Criteria for Health Partnership Program 01/30/2018
State: OH | Segment: NORTH | 96 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 2 min read
The Bureau of Workers’ Compensation has posted that Rule 4123-6-02.2, which relates to provider access to the Health Partnership Program and certification criteria, ...Read More
 
 

BWC Proposes 12% Rate Decrease Starting July 1 01/26/2018
State: OH | Segment: NORTH | 141 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 132 min read
The Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation has asked for a 12% reduction in private employer premium rates beginning July 1. ...Read More
 
 

Bill Would Limit Labor Representation on Comp Council 01/25/2018
State: WI | Segment: NORTH | 234 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 21 min read
A bill moving forward in the Wisconsin Legislature would limit the number of labor representatives who can serve on the Council on Workers’ Compensation. ...Read More
 
 

Bill to Strengthen Firefighter Presumption Advances in House 01/25/2018
State: VA | Segment: SOUTH | 118 | 0 | Popular with Insurance | 62 min read
A bill to strengthen protections for firefighters who develop cancer as a result of their work has advanced in the House of Delegates. Virginia ...Read More
 
 

BWC to Spend $6 Million on Small Business Wellness Initiative 01/24/2018
By: J. Todd Foster (Reporter)
State: OH | Segment: Top | 215 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 322 min read
The Bureau of Workers’ Compensation is making good on a 9-month-old pledge to take $6 million of investment earnings and create a health and wellness program for workers at small busin...Read More
 
 

Bill Heard to Bar Bonuses, Pension Contributions From Premium Calculations 01/24/2018
State: MO | Segment: SOUTH | 111 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 79 min read
The Missouri Senate’s Small Business Committee on Tuesday held a hearing on a bill that would bar insurers for charging additional premium to employers who pay employees bonuses or contribute to their retirement plans. ...Read More
 
 

Bill to Raise Judicial Salaries Gets First Committee Hearing 01/24/2018
State: FL | Segment: SOUTH | 82 | 0 | Popular with Insurance | 23 min read
The Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday will consider a bill that would expand the initial terms of judges of compensation claims to six years from four, and would hike their salaries by nearly 22%. ...Read More
 
 

Board Starting ALJ Surveys; Results Coming in March 01/23/2018
State: OR | Segment: WEST | 130 | 0 | Popular with Legal
Oregon’s Workers’ Compensation Board will start sending practitioners links to comment on the performance of administrative law judges, results of which will be posted in March. ...Read More
 
 

BWC Proposes Rule Amendments to Comply With Budget Bill 01/23/2018
State: OH | Segment: NORTH | 115 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The Bureau of Workers’ Compensation will hold a public hearing on Feb. 20 to consider proposed amendments to Rules 4123-3-08, preparation and filing of applications for compensation and/or benefits, and 4123-3-35, employer handicap reimbursement. ...Read More
 
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