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The city of Columbus has withdrawn its denial of a workers’ compensation claim by a firefighter with terminal skin cancer, who was instrumental in persuading lawmakers to pass a law creating a presumption of causation, the ...Read More
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The Workers’ Compensation Advisory Council will meet Dec. 12 to discuss a bill proposing to create a presumption that a diagnosis of post-traumatic stress disorder for a first responder arises out of employment.
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A New York appellate court ruled that an injured construction worker was entitled to partial summary judgment on the issue of liability for his injuries from being struck by a falling load of rebar, and that he can proceed with one of his two other theories of liability for the accident.
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Sales of new single-family homes in the U.S. hit a 10-year high in October, the latest sign of a rebound in the construction industry — a trend that is mainly good news for workers’ comp insurers.
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The Ohio Court of Claims ruled that a worker’s widow failed to state a viable claim against the Bureau of Workers’ Compensation for negligence in providing safety advice to her late husband's employer.
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An Essex County employee has been charged with insurance fraud for allegedly filing bogus claims for wage reimbursement and disability for work she purportedly missed due to motor vehicle accidents, according to the New J...Read More
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The Nebraska Court of Appeals ruled that a worker was entitled to permanent total disability benefits for his repertory problems from exposure to paper dust over the course of his 42-year tenure with his employer.