State: NA | Segment: NATIONAL | 507 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 19 min read
Optum’s workers’ compensation division has scheduled a webinar for Jan. 19 on the use of naloxone for treating opioid overdose.
The free, one-hour webinar will begin at 11 a.m. Pacific time.
The webinar will detail how naloxone works, its dosage forms and its use in wo...Read More
State: NA | Segment: Top | 626 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 16 min read
One key to achieving better outcomes for injured workers who have comorbidities such as diabetes or excessive weight might be to steer them to providers with the best track records for those types of cases, some say.
State: PA | Segment: NORTH | 339 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 17 min read
The Commonwealth Court ruled that the state Uninsured Employers Guaranty Fund did not have liability for a claim by the employee of an out-of-state employer that did not maintain comp coverage in Pennsylvania.
State: NA | Segment: NATIONAL | 545 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 6 min read
The United States Supreme Court on Monday denied review of two petitions for certirorari challenging the adequacy of the National Football League's massive class-action settlement with former players for failing to warn them about the long-term health risks of brain injuries they sustain...Read More
State: MO | Segment: Top | 447 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 7 min read
A Missouri appellate court last week ruled that a group of Southeast Missouri University employees may face civil liability to a colleague who was left paralyzed after a workplace accident.
State: FL | Segment: Top | 640 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 60 min read
A lower court decision last week voiding a 14.5% rate increase and declaring that NCCI and Florida regulators held secret, unlawful deliberations raises more questions than it answers, the state's top workers' compensation judge said Monday.