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By Joe McDonald, WorkCompCentral correspondent
While the gig economy grows -- along with the questions of what constitutes a "job" in the 21st century -- don't look to Washington, D.C., for any quick moves in addressing whether the millions of on-demand workers...Read More
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The Arizona Division of Occupational Safety and Health will hold its 2016 Southern Arizona ADOSH Safety Summit on April 13 and 14.
The two-day event will include a class on workplace violen...Read More
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OAKLAND, Calif. -- Exempting certain low-cost medical procedures from utilization review in California would ease administrative burdens and speed care to injured workers, according to an analysis presented Friday to the state's labor-management advisory panel.
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A Michigan attorney says he won't be disciplined for his comments accusing an independent medical examiner of lying under oath to downplay the significance of his client's injuries from an automobile accident.
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A bill that will increase maximum benefits by $40 a week but also bar benefits for accidents caused by drug or alcohol intoxication has cleared both chambers of the Wisconsin Legislature and is awaiting a signature by Gov. Scott Walker.
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American International Group Inc. has reported a net loss of $1.348 billion for the fourth quarter of 2015, while net income for full-year 2015 was $2.927 billion.
For the prior-year quarter, net income was $1.371 billion. For full-year 2014, it was $6.63 billion.
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Amtrust Financial Services, Inc. has reported a net income of $72.6 million in the fourth quarter of 2015, down 13% from $83.5 million in the same period of 2014.
The sliding profit came as the company logged an increase in its net written premium to $1.06 billion in the fourth quarter of...Read More
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Arch Capital Group Ltd. has reported net income of $53.1 million for the fourth quarter of 2015, a 74.6% drop from $209.7 million for the 2014 fourth quarter.
Net income for the full year 2015 was $515 million, down 36.5% from $812 million for 2014.
Gross premiums written were $1....Read More