State: HI | Segment: WEST | 205 | 0 | Popular with Legal
A working group that convened to strengthen Hawaii’s workers’ compensation system will resume meeting in November to discuss ways to improve vocational rehabilitation programs available to injured workers.
State: IL | Segment: Top | 439 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission has unveiled a new website as the first phase of its years-long effort to modernize and ultimately replace paper with an online portal for filing claims and ju...Read More
State: CA | Segment: WEST | 455 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The Classification and Rating Committee for the Workers’ Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau will discuss, and possibly adopt, a policy data quality program during an Oct. 17 meeting in Oakland.
In October 2015, the Classification and Rating Committee created the policy data qualit...Read More
State: KY | Segment: SOUTH | 207 | 0 | Popular with Insurance
The Kentucky Workers' Compensation Funding Commission (KWCFC) has set rates for the assessments it plans to collect from employers in 2018 to fund the state's workers' compensation program.
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The North Carolina Court of Appeals upheld an award of death benefits to the family of a worker who died from the combined effects of his prescription medications and an undiagnosed lung infection.
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The Oregon Court of Appeals ruled that a worker who successfully challenged the denial of his combined condition claim could not purse benefits in the parallel proceedings in which he was challenging the closure of his claim.