A Pennsylvania jury has acquitted a former Indian River County employee on workers' compensation fraud and other charges, the Vero Beach Press Journal reported yesterday.
The Indian River County jury found Ernest Rider, 69, of Falls Creek, Pa, not guilty on charges of workers' compensatio...Read More
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Workcompcentral.com, responding to a rapidly growing subscriber base, has brought a veteran newspaper reporter and editor on board to oversee its news operations.
Jim Sams, formerly senior project writer for The Desert Sun newspaper in Palm Springs, joined the company's staff as senior edit...Read More
State Compensation Insurance Fund's Board of Directors Friday announced they have appointed James C. Tudor as Acting President. Tudor has served as Executive Vice President since January 1, 2003. When Dianne C. Oki announced her retirement earlier this month, Board Chair Jeanne Cain ...Read More
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The first issue of Pain Medicine in 2005 will focus on the inequalities and differences in how pain is assessed and treated amongst various racial and ethnic minority groups. Data from the articles in this themed edition provide evidence that African Americans, Hispanics, American Indians and other ...Read More
The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) announced that Johnny C. Taylor, Jr., J.D., SPHR, will serve as Chair of the SHRM Board of Directors for 2005 and 2006. Taylor is president of McGuireWoods HR Strategies LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the McGuireWoods LLP law firm, which pr...Read More
The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) today announced that J. Robert Carr has been appointed Chief Professional and Business Development Officer (CPBDO) for SHRM. Carr has served SHRM as Chief Human Resource Officer for nearly two years and as acting head of Professional Development for ...Read More
PartnerRe Ltd. yesterday announced that Judith Hanratty, OBE has been appointed to
its Board of Directors.
Ms. Hanratty, age 61, recently retired as Company Secretary and Counsel to
the board of BP plc. During her 29 year career with the BP Group, Ms. Hanratty
held senior executive p...Read More
Zurich announced yesterday that it has appointed Joseph Wells, 45, as Director of its Workers Compensation Line of Business. Wells succeeds Bob Rheel, who was named Chief Executive Officer of Zurich's General Insurance operations in Ireland.
In his new role, Wells will work closely with Zu...Read More
Jeffrey Bowman, president of Crawford & Company International, Inc announced Friday
the appointment of John Sharoun as chief operating officer (COO) of Crawford Adjusters Canada. As
COO, Sharoun will be responsible for leading all operating divisions of the firm. His focus will be on
driving ke...Read More
U.S. Secretary of Labor Elaine L. Chao announced yesterday that Jonathan L. Snare has been appointed the deputy assistant secretary for the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).
Secretary Chao also announced that Snare, who has worked closely with OSHA in the Solicitor's...Read More