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No Work Disability Award for Employee Fired for Striking Supervisor 09/21/2017
Source: WorkCompCentral
State: KS | Segment: NORTH | 234 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The Kansas Court of Appeals ruled that a meatpacking employee who was fired for striking her supervisor was not eligible for a work disability award for an injury that pre-dated the altercation. ...Read More
 
 

New Time Limit Going Into Effect for Submission of Medical Bills 09/19/2017
State: MD | Segment: SOUTH | 263 | 0 | Popular with Legal
Beginning Oct. 1, medical providers that treat injured workers have 12 months to bill an employer or its insurers for services, the Maryland Workers’ Compensation Commission reminded stakeholders in a recent ...Read More
 
 

NCCI Recommending 16.3% Loss Cost Reduction 09/15/2017
State: OK | Segment: SOUTH | 489 | 0 | Popular with Legal
Oklahoma employers will see a 16.3% decrease workers’ compensation loss costs next year if the state Insurance Department approves a filing by the National Council on Compensation Insurance. ...Read More
 
 

Nominating Commission Meets on Retention of Administrative Law Judges 09/14/2017
State: KY | Segment: SOUTH | 154 | 0 | Popular with Insurance
The Kentucky Workers’ Compensation Nominating Committee will hold a special meeting at 1 p.m. today to consider recommendations for retaining administrative law judges. ...Read More
 
 

NCOIL to Hold Annual Meeting in Phoenix 09/13/2017
State: NA | Segment: NATIONAL | 181 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The National Conference of Insurance Legislators, or NCOIL, has scheduled its annual meeting for Nov. 16-19 at the Sheraton Grand Phoenix Downtown in Phoenix. ...Read More
 
 

NIOSH Releases Software to Monitor Emergency Responder Safety 09/12/2017
State: NA | Segment: NATIONAL | 239 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health has introduced new software to track the activities of emergency response and recovery workers following a natural disaster or other public health emergency. ...Read More
 
 

NCCI Recommends Loss Cost Decrease of 13.3% in Voluntary Market, 10.3% in Residual Market 09/12/2017
State: NH | Segment: NORTH | 223 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The nation's top workers' compensation rate-maker has recommended decreasing premiums in New Hampshire for the sixth year in a row, the state announced...Read More
 
 

New Orleans Doctor Pleads Guilty to Role in Pill Mill Operation 09/11/2017
State: LA | Segment: SOUTH | 366 | 0 | Popular with Legal
A New Orleans doctor accused of selling opioids to addicts for cash will spend 10 years in prison if a federal judge accepts his plea deal at a sentencing hearing in December, ...Read More
 
 

NAMSAP to Hold Meeting in Baltimore This Month 09/08/2017
State: NA | Segment: NATIONAL | 339 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The National Alliance of Medicare Set-Aside Professionals, or NAMSAP,  is holding its annual conference Sept. 27-29 at the Renaissance Harborplace Hotel in Baltimore. ...Read More
 
 

NCCI Cautions Against Using X-Mod as Safety Comparison 09/07/2017
By: Elaine Goodman (medical/business reporter)
State: NA | Segment: Top | 380 | 0 | Popular with Legal
Virginia lawmakers passed a bill last year that says contractors can’t be required to submit their experience modification rating in order to bid on construction projects. ...Read More
 
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