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Employer Tip Leads to Arrest - Working on TTD 02/04/2003
State: Natl. | Segment: Top | 29 | 0 | Popular with Legal
An Illinois woman was sentenced Jan. 23 to community control and ordered to pay restitution for committing one count of felonious workers' compensation fraud, the Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation (BWC) announced. Barbara Harris, formerly of Jackson, Ohio, was sentenced to five years of...Read More
 
 
Employer's Tip Leads to Arrest of IW Working on TD 02/04/2003
State: Natl. | Segment: Top | 19 | 0
A Franklin county judge sentenced Timothy Panko on Jan. 23 to pay $19,479.36 in restitution to the Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation (BWC), the agency announced today. Panko was found to be working while receiving temporary total disability (TTD) benefits from BWC for an occupational in...Read More
 
 
Employees Covered by Comp in War, Says NAII 02/03/2003
State: Natl. | Segment: Top | 19 | 0
Military personnel depend on the U.S. government for compensation, but for civilians who may be subject to war risk while living or traveling abroad, the issue is not so cut-and-dried. According to one major insurance trade group, civilians working abroad who might be killed or injured ...Read More
 
 
Endurance Specialty Reports $102M Net 2002 01/31/2003
State: Natl. | Segment: Top | 21 | 0
Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd. reported yesterday net income of $102 million for 2002. Gross premiums written and acquired were $799 million and net premiums written and acquired were $765 million. Endurance had a combined ratio of 86.2% and the loss ratio for the year was 55.3%. Shareholde...Read More
 
 
Erie Indemnity Prices Class A Secondary Offering 01/30/2003
State: Natl. | Segment: Top | 19 | 0
Erie Indemnity Company (Nasdaq: ERIE) announced today that it has priced the previously announced secondary offering by Black Interests Limited Partnership of 3,000,000 shares of its class A common stock at $34.50 per share. A majority of the proceeds of the shares being offered as de...Read More
 
 
Ergonomics Award to Spokane, Hearth & Home 01/27/2003
State: Natl. | Segment: Top | 14 | 0
The City of Spokane and Hearth & Home Technologies of Colville will receive "Ergonomics in Action" awards from the State of Washington's Department of Labor and Industries. The award to the city will be given Feb. 10 during the 6 p.m. City Council meeting. Hearth & Home Technologies will...Read More
 
 
Elliot Machit, Publisher CWCE, Passed 1/12/03 01/16/2003
State: Natl. | Segment: Top | 21 | 0
Elliot B. Machit, CWCE Magazine Founder/Publisher and workers' compensation industry luminary, passed away January 12, 2003 of complications related to emphysema and cancer. The accent on benefit delivery may vary from state to state, but workplace professionals all speak the same language, ...Read More
 
 
Employer Control of Medical Care Reduces Costs 01/16/2003
State: Natl. | Segment: Top | 25 | 0
State laws allowing employers to control the decision to change the providers of medical care to injured workers increase involvement of medical care networks and reduce workers' compensation medical costs, according to a new study by the Workers Compensation Research Institute (WCRI). The...Read More
 
 
Exclusive Remedy Limits HA Shooting Claims 01/13/2003
State: Natl. | Segment: Top | 26 | 0
Associated Press reports that the families of seven Xerox Corp. employees shot to death by a co-worker in 1999 will not be able to sue the company since workers' compensation is the exclusive remedy. Circuit Judge Eden Elizabeth Hifo on Friday agreed with company attorneys that the shootin...Read More
 
 
Erie Indemnity Posts 4Q Capital Loss of $8.4M 01/08/2003
State: Natl. | Segment: Top | 26 | 0
Erie Indemnity Company (Nasdaq: ERIE) announced yesterday it recognized realized capital losses during the fourth quarter of 2002 of approximately $8.4 million. These losses resulted from the sale of certain securities and charges for impairments of equity, debt and limited partnership i...Read More
 
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