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Study: Claim Costs Impacted by Who Chooses the Provider 12/21/2015
By: Elaine Goodman (medical/business reporter)
State: NA | Segment: Top | 1107 | 0 | Popular with Legal
States that allow employers to choose a health care provider for an injured worker have a lower average medical cost per claim than states wher...Read More
 
 

Santa Monica City Council Approves Data Analysis Contract 12/18/2015
State: CA | Segment: WEST | 637 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The Santa Monica City Council authorized the city manager to negotiate a contract with TCS Risk Management Services to perform workers' compensation...Read More
 
 

Slew of Amputations Brings $88,200 in Fines Against Envelope Printer 12/18/2015
State: OH | Segment: NORTH | 335 | 0 | Popular with Insurance
After three workers suffered amputations within four months, the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration proposed $88,200 in penalties again...Read More
 
 
Studies Seek to Raise Awareness of Health Care Hazards 12/17/2015
By: Elaine Goodman (medical/business reporter)
State: NA | Segment: Top | 836 | 0 | Popular with Legal
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State More Closely Embracing NCCI, Ditching Decades Old Retro Plan 12/17/2015
State: TX | Segment: Top | 488 | 0 | Popular with Legal
Texas is ditching another element of its once-unique system for calculating insurance rates, announcing it is repealing the state-specific plan...Read More
 
 

Study Finds Poorer Lumbar-Fusion Outcomes for Obese Patients 12/17/2015
State: NA | Segment: NATIONAL | 480 | 0 | Popular with Legal
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Survey: Crashes, Driving While Fatigued Problems For Truckers 12/16/2015
State: NA | Segment: NATIONAL | 796 | 0 | Popular with Legal
Thirty-five percent of long-haul truck drivers who participated in a truck-stop survey have been in at least one crash during their careers, and 24% said they h...Read More
 
 

Significant Minority of Doctors Rated Poor for Failures in Filing 12/15/2015
State: TX | Segment: Top | 1914 | 0 | Popular with Legal
One in six Texas doctors were rated poor performers after failing to provide documentation of the reasons injured employees couldn'...Read More
 
 

SAIF Corp. Directors to Approve 2016 Budget 12/15/2015
State: OR | Segment: WEST | 318 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The board of directors for Oregon's SAIF Corp. plans to approve a 2016 budget during its Dec. 16 meeting in Salem. Members of the board will a...Read More
 
 

Supreme Court Asked if Loss of DBA Benefits is Redressable by RICO Suit 12/14/2015
By: Sherri Okamoto (Legal Reporter)
State: NA | Segment: Top | 707 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The U.S. Supreme Court building ...Read More
 
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