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Fikes and Rousmaniere: The Best Workers' Comp Claims Teams 08/28/2018
By: Rachel Fikes and Peter Rousmaniere
State: NA | Segment: Top | 232 | 0
Workers’ comp claims teams vary in their performance, yet there has been no way to clearly identify what superior performance means and what superior performers do. ...Read More

Langham: What Is a Claim? Let's Be Accurate 08/27/2018
Source: David Langham
State: FL | Segment: Top | 157 | 0
A recent blog post regarding workplace injury caught my attention. It was titled "Florida's Workers' Compensation Laws Fail Workers," originally p...Read More

McFaul: End of Final Claim Denials in Workers' Compensation? 08/24/2018
Source: AnnaMcFaul
State: WA | Segment: Top | 320 | 0
In what is clearly an unfortunate circumstance regarding a worker’s later diagnosis of brain cancer, the Washington Court of Appeals ruled that the common-law application of res judicata and collateral estoppel do not bar a worker from filing a new claim despite prior denial of th...Read More

Luna: The Narrative of Workers' Compensation Is Changing 08/23/2018
By: Carlos Luna
State: NA | Segment: Top | 704 | 0
The workers’ compensation system looks much differently today than it did a decade ago, partly due to the opioid epidemic. ...Read More

Keefe: Policy Institute Chronicles WC Corruption in Municipalities 08/22/2018
By: Eugene Keefe
State: IL | Segment: Top | 222 | 0
We just saw a great article from Victor Caruso of the Illinois Policy Institute outlining the group's research on failed workers' compensation defense in at least one Illinois municipality. ...Read More

Goyal: Claim Partners and Risking Attorney-Client Privilege 08/21/2018
Source: Surbhi Saraswat Goyal
State: IL | Segment: Top | 333 | 0
Disposing effectively of Illinois workers’ compensation claims often requires numerous actors.  ...Read More

Moore: Workers' Comp Paper Files in the Age of the Small Screen 08/17/2018
Source: James Moore
State: NA | Segment: Top | 361 | 0
Most discussions on workers' comp paper files have an element of, "Ewww — those are disgusting,” somewhere in the conversation.  ...Read More

Goldstein: Full and Final Settlements 08/16/2018
Source: Jean S. Goldstein
State: AZ | Segment: Top | 228 | 0
The Administrative Law Judge Division of the Industrial Commission of Arizona has issued guidance for cases involving full and final settlements, in the form of an informative and suggested best practices document.  ...Read More

Paduda: Sloooooow Progress in California's Work Comp System 08/15/2018
Source: Joe Paduda
State: CA | Segment: Top | 270 | 0
That’s the quick takeaway from a review of California Workers' Compensation Institute's recent report on drug prescription management in the Golden State. (There’s a lot more to this study than this.)...Read More

Wyatt: When Less Is More 08/14/2018
By: Thomas Wyatt
State: TN | Segment: Top | 232 | 0
Just as doctors rarely have professional relationships with healthy people, judges don’t often see cases where the workers’ compensation system works. ...Read More
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