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Want to crack down on fraud in the California workers' compensation system? Put more controls on post-termination cumulative trauma claims, researchers for Rand Corp. conclude in a report released Tuesday.
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The administrators of the EquityComp program ended their battle with the California Department of Insurance, but employers who say they were scammed are now bringing allegations of racketeering in class-action complaints.
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A 130-page bill filed this week by an Republican lawmaker proposes exempting certain workers' compensation paperwork from Freedom of Information Act Requests, codifying a portion of the coming-and-going rule, classifying hip and shoulder injuries as scheduled injuries, and creating ...Read More
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Owners of four Northern California Chinese restaurants are accused of stealing millions of dollars in wages owed to workers, cheating the state out of millions in taxes, and workers’ compensation fraud, according to a ...Read More
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A retired New York state police officer faces four felony fraud charges after he was caught working for a race track while receiving full pay for a workplace injury, state Inspector General Catherine Leahy Scott’s office announced Wednesday.
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Private insurance claim lines with an opioid dependence diagnosis increased more than 24,000% from 2007 to 2016 in California, with an even greater increase of almost 32,000% in Southern California, according to a new study from Fair Health.
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Artificial intelligence is poised to significantly alter the insurance industry in a number of ways, including streamlining the claims process, reducing fraud and improving claim outcomes, Mitchell International said in its Second Quarter Industry Trends Report.