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Forty-one providers who were registered as qualified medical evaluators for at least one year between 2007 and 2016 were ultimately suspended by the California Division of Workers’ Compensation, according to a report released last week.
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U.S. District Court Judge George H. Wu issued a tentative ruling saying the automatic stay applied to liens filed by or on behalf of providers charged with fraud deprives of due process only claimants who are not identified on the California Division of Workers’ Compensation website....Read More
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Claim frequency is 28% above average in Los Angeles and 20% below average in the San Francisco area, the Workers’ Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau said in a new analysis of geographic differences in California’s comp system.
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The 1st District Court of Appeal last week ordered publication of a decision it issued last month finding an employer could not be held vicariously liable for the alleged negligence of an employee in causing a fatal car accident.
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A Christian drug-rehab program that operated as a work camp for private industry was almost regulated in 2013, but a lawmaker who served on its board intervened just in time with an amendment that kept the program out of state oversight, ...Read More
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The Kansas Insurance Department has scheduled a public hearing Dec. 19 to consider the adoption of a proposed regulation regarding affidavits of exemption from the state workers’ compensation act.
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A garbage man who got his job through a temp agency couldn’t sue the trash company after he collected workers’ compensation benefits from the agency because Waste Management enjoyed exclusive remedy protections as Kevin Holmes’ special employer, the New Jersey appellate cou...Read More