State: KY | Segment: SOUTH | 87 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The Kentucky Court of Appeals ruled that workers’ compensation exclusivity shielded an employer for civil liability for an employee’s car accident, even though the employee was unable to secure an award of benefits for her injuries under the workers’ compensation law of another ...Read More
State: IL | Segment: NORTH | 115 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The Illinois Appellate Court ruled that an employer’s liability for an injured worker’s medical benefits is limited to the amount actually paid to the treatment providers, even if they were paid at a discounted rate negotiated by the worker’s personal health insurance carri...Read More
State: NJ | Segment: NORTH | 100 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration cited chain-link fence manufacturer Aruvil International Inc. $199,996 for continued safety violations at its Pennsauken, New Jersey, facility.
State: WA | Segment: WEST | 106 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The Washington state Department of Labor and Industries will hold a public hearing Jan. 23 on a proposal to drop the rate used to discount reserves for permanent disability pensions, to 6.1%.
State: NY | Segment: NORTH | 88 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The Workers’ Compensation Board has removed 82 providers and added 84 on the list authorized to treat injured workers and to perform independent medical examinations.
The Workers’ Compensation Law requires providers to be licensed and registered with the state Education Depart...Read More