Login


Notice: Passwords are now case-sensitive

Remember Me
Register a new account
Forgot your password?

Connections

Groups

Community Requests

Workers' Compensation News


 

FDA Accuses Stem Cell Company of Illegal Marketing, Manufacturing Violations 11/14/2018
State: CA | Segment: WEST | 450 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 17 min read
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has issued a warning to a San Diego-based stem cell company over what the agency alleges are illegal marketing practices and manufacturing violations. ...Read More
 
 

Fake QME Who Billed Insurers for Med-Legal Reports Gets Probation 11/14/2018
State: CA | Segment: WEST | 1180 | 1 | Popular with Legal | 39 min read
A Southern California doctor who held himself out as a qualified medical examiner and billed insurance companies for reports to resolve nonexistent disputes was sentenced Tuesday to five years' probation and ordered to complete 100 hours of community service, ...Read More
 
 

Facing Higher Premiums, Volunteer Firefighters Now Talking Statewide Strike 11/14/2018
By: William Rabb (Reporter)
State: WV | Segment: Top | 250 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 49 min read
After years of spiraling workers’ compensation premiums and little action from lawmakers, the outlook has become so dire that West Virginia volunteer firefighters are now considering going on strike to jolt officials into action. ...Read More
 
 

Federal Judge Rejects Injured Postal Worker's Rehabilitation Act Claims 11/08/2018
Source: WorkCompCentral
State: MA | Segment: NORTH | 516 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 2 min read
A federal trial judge in Massachusetts rejected a postal carrier’s claims of disability discrimination, failure to accommodate and retaliation under the Rehabilitation Act. ...Read More
 
 

Federal Judge Tosses Part of Injured Longshoreman's Suit Against Vessel Owner 11/08/2018
Source: WorkCompCentral
State: LA | Segment: SOUTH | 99 | 0 | Popular with Employer | 5 min read
A federal trial judge in Louisiana dismissed part of a longshoreman’s claims against a vessel owner for injuries he sustained in a fall on grain that had spilled on the deck of the ship. ...Read More
 
 

Fatal Fall Leads to $311K in Penalties Against Contractor 11/08/2018
State: MA | Segment: NORTH | 97 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 214 min read
A fatal fall in East Boston brought $311,330 in penalties against a Massachusetts contracting company accused of failing to provide workers with fall protection. ...Read More
 
 

Forklift Fatality Brings $130K in Fines Against Distribution Center 11/08/2018
State: GA | Segment: SOUTH | 146 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 10 min read
A Georgia warehouse operator faces $130,112 in penalties by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration after a worker was killed by a forklift in Savannah.  ...Read More
 
 

Freeman Law Firm Opens Offices in Riverside and West Hollywood 11/05/2018
State: CA | Segment: WEST | 816 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 24 min read
Brian W. Freeman (WCL photo) ...Read More
 
 

Four Must Pay Restitution in Fraud, Lapsed-Coverage Cases 11/05/2018
State: OH | Segment: NORTH | 455 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 1 min read
Three Ohio business owners and one worker must pay restitution after they were found guilty of fraud, the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation announced. ...Read More
 
 

Feds Now Using Civil Injunctions to Block Opioid Prescribers 11/02/2018
State: OH | Segment: NORTH | 156 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 13 min read
A federal judge has permanently barred an Akron doctor from practicing medicine or prescribing opioids. The injunction against Dr. Michael Tric...Read More
 
4315 Results Page 2 of 432