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Firefighters and police officers in Rhode Island are hoping that lawmakers expand their disability retirement program to include illnesses before the legislative session adjourns this week, ...Read More
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Falling rates charged to employers in recent years have reduced the disparity in the cost of workers’ compensation coverage in California compared to other states, but if charged rates fully reflected the Workers’ Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau’s advisory loss costs, the G...Read More
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A worker who did not fall off a scaffold, but instead suffered a seizure and collapsed on the scaffold, does not have a cause of action under New York state’s scaffold law, the 1st Department of the New York Supreme Court Appellate Division ruled.
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The Fraud Assessment Commission is scheduled to vote on the California insurance commissioner’s recommendations for how to split up fraud-fighting grants among county prosecutors throughout the state during a June 21 meeting in Sacramento.
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Leo Hennessy, a former arbitrator for the Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission, died at the age of 84 on Saturday.
Hennessy worked at the commission for 20 years. After his retirement in December 2010 at the age of 78, the law firm of Rusin Maciorowski Friedman ...Read More