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NYCOSH Launches Zadroga Act Outreach Campaign 06/21/2013
State: NY | Segment: EAST | 316 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The New York Committee for Occupational Safety and health will hold an outreach program next Monday to explain the free medical treatment and other benefits provided through The James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act of 2010.NYCOSH, members of New York's Congressional delegat...Read More
 
 
NYCOSH Launches Zadroga Act Outreach Campaign 06/21/2013
State: NY | Segment: EAST | 411 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The New York Committee for Occupational Safety and health (NYCOSH) will hold an outreach program next Monday to explain the free medical treatment and other benefits provided through The James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act of 2010.NYCOSH, members of New York's Congressiona...Read More
 
 
NCCI: Direct Written Premium Increases, Despite Slow Recovery 06/19/2013
State: AR | Segment: CENTRAL | 234 | 0 | Popular with Legal
Arkansas experienced a $7 million increase in direct written premium from 2011 to 2012, even though the state's manufacturing and construction industries are hurting, the National Council on Compensation Insurance reported.The state's direct written premium increased from $234 mi...Read More
 
 
No Immunity for Subcontractor on Tree Removal Project 06/19/2013
By: Sherri Okamoto (Legal Reporter)
State: FL | Segment: EAST | 259 | 0 | Popular with Legal
Exclusivity did not protect a subcontractor on a tree removal project from a personal injury suit by a fellow subcontractor since the tree removal project was not a project within the "construction industry" and the injured subcontractor did not qualify as an employee of the contractor, the 1st...Read More
 
 
Nominating Panel Submits Names of 3 Attorneys to Beshear 06/18/2013
State: KY | Segment: EAST | 266 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The Kentucky Workers' Compensation Nominating Commission has recommended three attorneys to Gov. Steve Beshear to fill the vacancy created by last month's death of state Workers' Compensation Board member Lawrence F. Smith.Smith, 70, died May 5. He was appointed by Beshear in...Read More
 
 
NJCIRB Posts Notice of Secure File Transfer Protocol 06/18/2013
State: NJ | Segment: EAST | 251 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The New Jersey Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau announced it will require the use of the Secure File Transfer Protocol beginning Sept. 1, 2013.NYCIRB said it has provided bureau members with a file transfer protocol since July 2002. The protocol allows members to submit WCPolicy and ...Read More
 
 
New Rules Increase Commissioner's Solvency Standards 06/17/2013
State: IN | Segment: CENTRAL | 222 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The Indiana Department of Insurance has published a new set of rule changes giving the insurance commissioner more stringent solvency standards.The agency posted new changes to Chapter 760 of the Indiana Administrative Code Sections 1-53, which describe the commissioner's authority t...Read More
 
 
No Disability Retirement for Veteran Officer who had Heart Attack 06/13/2013
By: Sherri Okamoto (Legal Reporter)
State: NY | Segment: EAST | 375 | 0 | Popular with Legal
A veteran state trooper who responded to the World Trade Center after the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks was not entitled to disability benefits for his reactive airway dysfunction syndrome.Case: Matter of Kennedy v. DiNapoli, No. 515754, 05/30/2013, published....Read More
 
 
New York-Based Insurers Lose $3 Million Tax Appeal 06/11/2013
State: MI | Segment: Top | 383 | 0 | Popular with Legal
By John P. Kamin, ReporterA Michigan appellate court rejected a request by three New York-based insurers for a $3 million refund on the carriers' 2003 tax bills, in a precedential ruling that could be a precursor to a...Read More
 
 
NCCI Says Reforms Drive 5.4% Reduction in Loss Costs 06/11/2013
By: Greg Jones (Deputy Editor)
State: MT | Segment: WEST | 224 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The National Council on Compensation Insurance said improved experience under reform legislation passed in 2011 contributed to a 5.4% reduction in loss costs for Montana that takes effect July 1.House Bill 334, signed into law by Gov. Brian Schweitzer in April 2011, prohibits permanent d...Read More
 
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