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Czepiel and Enke: Top OSHA Trends Facing Employers 06/28/2018
By: Amanda Czepiel and Don Enke
State: NA | Segment: Top | 619 | 0
The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration is in something of a holding pattern while it awaits a new administrator. Nevertheless, now is not the time for employers to let their guards down. ...Read More
 
 

Moore: WCIRB Pure Premium Rates Are Not Insurance Carrier Rates 06/27/2018
By: James Moore
State: CA | Segment: Top | 239 | 0
The WCIRB pure premium rates generated a few calls over the last two weeks.    Insurance companies file their own loss cost multipliers or that deviate from those rates.   ...Read More
 
 

Espinoza: The Ups and Downs of Sitting, Standing 06/26/2018
By: Kathy Espinoza
State: NA | Segment: Top | 373 | 0
Alternating between sitting and standing throughout the workday has a positive impact on our physical and emotional energy, and moods. It’s important to know that even small amounts of standing, stretching and walking during the day can have a positive impact: Even one hour of reduced sitti...Read More
 
 

Keefe: I Can't Figure Out the Rules 06/25/2018
By: Eugene Keefe
State: IL | Segment: Top | 279 | 0
In Lampert v. Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission, et al. (Ferrell Hospital, Appellee), facts of the event are simple: Petitioner was a registered nurse for Ferrell Hospital. On...Read More
 
 

Gelman: Increased Suicide Rates: Compensability and Prevention 06/21/2018
Source: Jon L. Gelman
State: NA | Segment: Top | 325 | 0
Suicide rates in the United States have risen nearly 30% since 1999, and mental health conditions are one of several factors contributing to suicide, a compensable workers' compensation condition. ...Read More
 
 

Grinberg: Filing Limit Doesn't Turn on 'Knowledge of Industrial Causation' 06/20/2018
Source: Gregory Grinberg
State: CA | Segment: Top | 319 | 0
Have you seen the Terry v. Department of Corrections decision (writ denied) originating at the Eureka board? ...Read More
 
 

Duff: Why Quid Pro Quo Unconstitutionality Arguments Work Better in Some States Than Others 06/19/2018
By: Michael C. Duff
State: NA | Segment: Top | 368 | 0
Quid pro quo arguments resonate more forcefully in Kansas and Florida than in many other states, and there is a state constitutional doctrinal reason why this is so. ...Read More
 
 

Weinmann: When Carriers Ignore Judges' Orders 06/18/2018
By: Robert Weinmann
State: CA | Segment: Top | 546 | 0
When can insurance companies ignore judge's orders? Anytime they want to it appears. The following is a case example.  ...Read More
 
 

Gelman: Workers Exposed to Common Paint Strippers Suffer Fatal Reactions 06/15/2018
Source: Jon L. Gelman
State: NA | Segment: Top | 305 | 0
Litigation is advancing against the distributors and resellers of paint strippers containing methylene chloride and N-methyl-2-pyrrolidone (NMP). The lawsuits were filed for damages resulting from the alleged exposure, illness and death of users of the products. ...Read More
 
 

Paduda: Drug Rebates, Technology and What's Next 06/14/2018
Source: Joe Paduda
State: NA | Segment: Top | 213 | 0
Two years ago, brand-drug manufacturers paid out $127 billion in rebates, and other discounts and fees. ...Read More
 
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