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Uribarri: What's Left After Total Knee Replacement? QME Clarifies: Almost Everything 11/01/2019
By: Zane P. Uribarri
State: CA | Segment: Top | 0
Have you ever considered just what the phrase “total knee replacement” means? It seems so self-explanatory that any answer must be, “Well, it means the whole knee has been replaced.” ...Read More

Bobik: Insurtechs Racing for the Workers' Comp Cup 10/31/2019
Source: John Bobik
State: NA | Segment: Top | 0
The thoroughbred horse Spring Racing Carnival is in full swing in the state of Victoria, Australia, culminating in the running of the Melbourne Cup, “the race that stops a nation.” ...Read More

Castillo: The Scary Truth 10/29/2019
By: Michael Castillo
State: CA | Segment: Top | 0
The growth in the American workforce is being driven by older women, bringing to light new aspects of worker safety and care that must be addressed. ...Read More

Paduda: One Call's Halloween Is Going to Be All Treats 10/30/2019
Source: Joe Paduda
State: NA | Segment: Top | 0
Thanks to a massive restructuring, One Call lives to fight another day. This is excellent news for the folks who work there; not so much for the original investors. ...Read More

Holden: Court Rules Return to Work May Not Prevent Vocational Disability 10/28/2019
By: Joshua G. Holden
State: AL | Segment: Top | 0
On Oct. 4, the Alabama Court of Civil Appeals released its opinion in AMEC Foster Wheeler Kamtech Inc. v. Jimmy Chandler, wherein it upheld the trial court’s finding that the ...Read More

Geaney: Med Center Not Responsible for Injury to Nurse in Public Street 10/25/2019
By: John H. Geaney
State: NJ | Segment: Top | 0
In an important decision, the New Jersey Appellate Division decided on Oct. 16 that a nurse who was walking from work premises to a parking lot following her shift at Jersey City Medical Center/Robert Wood Johnson Barnabas Health was not in the course of employment when she was struck by a m...Read More
CAAA: Union Seniority Undercut by SB 899 10/24/2019
By: CAAA Labor Committee
State: CA | Segment: Top | 1
When the Democrats in the state Legislature went along with Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger's so-called workers' comp reform, they severely undercut the principle of union seniority. Beginning right after the Civil War, railroad workers won seniority rights. By the turn of the century,...Read More

Anders: U.S. Appellate Court Holds Guaranty Fund Not a Primary Plan Under MSP Act 10/23/2019
By: Dan Anders
State: CA | Segment: Top | 0
In an Oct.10 decision from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, the California Insurance Guarantee Association (CIGA) was found not to be a primary plan under the Medicare Seco...Read More

Langham: Costs, Good Faith and Chilling Effect 10/22/2019
By: David Langham
State: FL | Segment: Top | 0
The Florida First District Court of Appeal recently affirmed the imposition of prevailing party costs in Coto v. Univision Sentry Casualty Co. The decision was a per cu...Read More

Paduda: A Roundup of News I Missed on Vacation 10/21/2019
By: Joe Paduda
State: NA | Segment: Top | 0
OK, here’s what I missed while on vacation in France. The Workers Compensation Research Institute's annual conference is back in Bos...Read More
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