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An injured worker who went to prison on drug-dealing charges would have lost his chance to resume collecting wage-replacement benefits after his release if his employer could prove he hid the drug-sale proceeds.
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Mindfulness-based stress reduction, a technique that combines yoga and meditation, has been found in some studies to relieve chronic low back pain, and researchers now say the therapy may save also save payers money.
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The Industrial Commission’s regional office in Elizabethtown has been moved to Wilmington, the agency said Friday.
In late 2014, the commission began decentralizing its judicial staff into five regional offices throughout the state.
“This move reflects a continued comm...Read More
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The Industrial Commission of Arizona will host its 2017 Claims Seminar, "Facing the Future Together," from Aug. 10-11 at the Hyatt Regency Phoenix, and today is the last day to reserve a room at the conference rate.
The seminar features workshops on:
Scheduled and...Read More
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A Fort Plain trucker has been arrested on workers' compensation fraud charges after he allegedly worked as a long-haul trucker while receiving out-of-work benefits for an injury suffered at a different trucking company.
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The New Jersey Supreme Court last week ruled that an injured nurse could move forward with her disability discrimination claim, as there was a triable issue as to whether she had been terminated because she was unable to perform her job without posing a risk of harm to herself or others.
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As part of administering the state’s workers’ compensation system, the Idaho Industrial Commission said it will focus on timely dispute resolution and technological improvements over the next four years.