State: TX | Segment: SOUTH | 594 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The assessment criteria for the Texas Division of Workers' Compensation's Performance Based Oversight process next year will look much as it did in 2014, with carriers measured according to the number of timely payments made.
The DWC ...Read More
State: ID | Segment: WEST | 1111 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The Idaho Advisory Committee on Workers' Compensation will review a host of proposed medical rules, hear the latest medical data and discuss medical fee schedules when it meets Nov. 10 in Boise.
Committee members will be updated on revisions the Idaho Industrial Commission propos...Read More
State: NV | Segment: WEST | 825 | 0 | Popular with Legal | 3 min read
The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department is not pursuing criminal charges for the death of a woman who was found in a cryotherapy machine in October, the Las Vegas Review-Journal reports.
Chelsea Patricia Ake Salvacion, 24, worked for Rejuvenice Cryotherapy in Las Vegas. She was ...Read More
State: NY | Segment: NORTH | 1662 | 0 | Popular with Legal
A New York State Department of Transportation employee has pleaded guilty to fraudulently obtaining nearly $10,000 in workers’ compensation benefits.
Corey Cragnolin on Wednesday pleaded guilty in Rochester City Court to a charge of attempted fraudulent practices, a misdemeanor, acc...Read More
State: NA | Segment: NATIONAL | 293 | 0 | Popular with Legal
ProAssurance Corp. reported net income of $10.3 million during the quarter ended Sept. 30, down 70.5% from $34.8 million in the third quarter of 2014.
Net earned premiums grew by 2.9% compared to the prior-year quarter, to $182.1 million from $177 million. The carriers' combined ratio...Read More
State: MD | Segment: NORTH | 968 | 0 | Popular with Legal
Chesapeake Employers’ Insurance Company, Maryland’s largest writer of workers’ compensation insurance, has announced the promotion of three employees to vice president positions.
Carmine D’Alessandro has been promoted to vice president of legal services. In this po...Read More
State: OH | Segment: NORTH | 554 | 0 | Popular with Insurance
After a crane's safety latch failed and caused 1,000 pounds of equipment to fall on a worker below, the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration proposed $393,500 in fines against a steel manufacturer.