State: PA | Segment: NORTH | 120 | 0 | Popular with Legal
Pennsylvania Rep. Todd Stephens, R-Montgomery, plans to introduce legislation to clarify that franchisors are not joint employers for purposes of workers’ compensation and other state laws.
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The Oklahoma Court of Civil Appeals unanimously ruled that the statute of limitations for a cumulative trauma injury begins running on the last date of a worker’s exposure to the injury-causing motion.
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A Texas appellate court ruled that a worker’s failure to pursue an administrative appeal from a hearing officer’s determination of her date of maximum medical improvement and impairment rating forfeited her ability to raise this issues before a trial court judge.
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The Washington state Department of Labor & Industries is proposing to adopt a standard addressing respirable crystalline silica exposure in the workplace to ensure its occupational safety requirements are at least as effective as those promulgated by the federal Occupational Safety and Health...Read More