State: PA | Segment: NORTH | 346 | 0 | Popular with Insurance
The Commonwealth Court ruled that an employer that agreed to settle a worker’s claim was liable for payment for treatment for a condition it never accepted as compensable, but which was causally related to the worker’s accident.
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The New York State Workers’ Compensation Board has revoked Dr. Jadan Hayel Abbassi’s authorization to treat injured workers after a New Jersey medical board accused him of inappropriate sexual contact with a patient.
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Three workers’ compensation bills addressing employee exemptions from mandatory comp coverage, the rights of the California Insurance Guarantee Association to purchase reinsurance, and State Compensation Insurance Fund’s executive hiring powers and the constitution of its board of dir...Read More
State: CT | Segment: NORTH | 347 | 0 | Popular with Insurance
A Norwich woman has been charged with one count of workers’ compensation fraud for allegedly collecting benefits from one company while driving a truck for another, Chief State’s Attorney Kevin T. Kane said.
State: NJ | Segment: NORTH | 293 | 0 | Popular with Legal
Two pharmaceutical sales representatives and a firefighter admitted defrauding the health insurer for New Jersey state employees, and other carriers, by dispensing compound drugs that were not medically necessary, the U.S. Attorney for the District of New Jersey said.
State: TN | Segment: SOUTH | 391 | 0 | Popular with Legal
Hundreds of former nuclear weapons and uranium workers have attended a series of town hall meetings in Tennessee to learn about workers’ compensation benefits that might be available to them.