Notice: Passwords are now case-sensitive
Forgot your password? Register a new account



Community Requests

Workers' Compensation News


Young: The Tesla Plant and Worker Safety 08/04/2017
By: Julius Young
State: CA | Segment: Top | 827 | 0 | Popular with Legal
About a year and a half ago I toured the Tesla factory in Fremont. What an eye-opener. ...Read More

Langham: Follow Orders or Seek Relief 08/03/2017
By: David Langham
State: FL | Segment: Top | 635 | 0 | Popular with Legal
The Florida 4th District Court of Appeal recently rendered an interesting decision in Rosenwater v. Deutsche Bank National Trust Co., 4D16-4015. The focus of the decision, a contempt of court order, it is interesting and instructive. ...Read More

Gelman: Termination and the Lingering Cloud Over Disabled Workers 08/02/2017
By: Jon Gelman
State: NJ | Segment: Top | 535 | 0
Injured workers are in constant fear of losing their jobs as a result of absenteeism caused by injuries incurred at work. ...Read More

What Will Aetna Do With Coventry Workers' Comp? 08/01/2017
By: Joe Paduda
State: NA | Segment: Top | 778 | 0 | Popular with Insurance
That’s a question that’s been around for years, but one that’s being asked more and more these days. ...Read More

Wickert: State Fights Workers' Compensation Subrogation Obstacles 07/31/2017
By: Gary Wickert
State: ND | Segment: Top | 651 | 0
Plaintiff-friendly judges and legislators in various states have gained strength and influence over the last twenty years, resulting in statutes and court decisions inimical to the subrogation and reimbursement rights of workers’ compensation carriers. North Dakota is fighting back. ...Read More

Young: Forming the Formulary 07/28/2017
By: Julius Young
State: CA | Segment: Top | 916 | 0
What will the California workers’ comp drug formulary look like? ...Read More

Anders: Accurate Section 111 Reporting of ORM Vital to Avoiding Repayment Demands 07/27/2017
By: Dan Anders
State: NA | Segment: Top | 737 | 0
While the Commercial Repayment Center (CRC) has faced some valid criticism over the past year and a half over its recovery efforts on behalf of the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), not all problems start with the CRC. CRC’s recovery efforts are driven by the data ...Read More

Langham: Pot, Impairment and Car Crashes 07/26/2017
By: David Langham
State: NA | Segment: Top | 671 | 0
I served on a panel at the Colorado workers' compensation conference this spring. It was a tremendous program in an ideal setting at the base of Pikes Peak. Believe it or not, the subject of marijuana came up (in Colorado -- who'd have thought?). Marijuana is a subject about whi...Read More
What's Up With 'Loss of Trade' in Settling/Reserving WC Claims? 07/25/2017
By: Eugene Keefe
State: IL | Segment: Top | 570 | 0
We were asked by a reader about the concept of “loss of trade” and how to reserve/settle Illinois workers’ compensation claims using it. We wanted to provide a couple of thoughts. ...Read More

Ferguson: High Hazards, Gruesome Deaths: Farmworker Safety Programs Facing Cuts 07/24/2017
By: Julie Ferguson
State: NA | Segment: Top | 871 | 0 | Popular with Legal
Farm work is dangerous work. Injuries and fatalities are gruesome: amputations, death by being caught in machinery or rolled over by tractors; drownings in manure pits; suffocation in grain bins. ...Read More
3615 Results Page 10 of 362