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U.S. Rep. Bradley Byrne, R-Alabama, has introduced a bill to clarify an element of the Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act of 1927 to allow recreational boat manufacturers to purchase less expensive state coverage.
Byrne introduced HR 2354, dubbed the Longshore and Har...Read More
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The Colorado Senate Finance Committee has approved a bill that would create an uninsured employers fund and give the state Division of Workers’ Compensation the authority to reduce penalties charged to uninsured businesses.
The committee on Friday voted 4-1 to send the bill to the S...Read More
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The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved RoxyBond, an abuse-deterrent formulation of immediate-release oxycodone.
RoxyBond is the first immediate-release opioid analgesic approved to be labelled as having abuse-deterrent properties, according to drug company Inspirion Delivery S...Read More
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The Nebraska Supreme Court ruled that a worker who was injured on a construction project failed to establish that his employer was a subcontractor working beneath an insured contractor or that his employer was engaged in a joint venture with another company.
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A former laborer in the city of Paterson's recycling division has been charged with insurance fraud for allegedly working a second job while receiving temporary total disability benefits, NorthJersey.com reports.
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Minnesota authorities have accused the former owner of a Montevideo insurance agency of failing to apply customers' premiums to their policies, resulting in the cancellation of 12 policies, the West Central Tribune reports.
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Former professional hockey player Mike Peluso, 51, has sued the New Jersey Devils, the St. Louis Blues and the National Hockey League's insurance carrier, Chubb Group, in federal court, alleging they concealed health records that revealed his heightened risk of permanent brain damage for year...Read More
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A father and son who operated a farm labor contracting firm pleaded guilty to concealing injuries, and to workers’ compensation premium fraud and tax evasion, the Monterey County District Attorney’s Office announced.