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Painful Reality: Opioid Addiction in Maryland Workplaces on the Rise

Towson, MD (WorkersCompensation.com) - Three out of every four injured workers are currently prescribed opioids after a workplace accident, according to the Workers’ Compensation Research ...

Five Things You Need To Know: Friday, 1/13 Edition

The "Grand Bargain" In Illinois With the intention to build a new state budget in Illinois, the "grand bargain," among other things, considers a need for ...

New Study from Hospital for Special Surgery Reveals Diagnostic Error Rates up to 43%

New York, NY (WorkersCompensation.com) - A new clinical study published on December 20, 2016, in The Spine Journal reveals significant variability in provider quality as ...

Cal/OSHA Investigates Four Recent Tree Trimming Deaths, Announces Safety Campaign

Oakland, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) - Following four recent tree-trimming workplace fatalities, Cal/OSHA is reminding workers and employers in this high-risk industry to take precautions to avoid ...

Logging Workers Had Highest Rate of Fatal Work Injuries in 2015

Washington, DC (WorkersCompensation.com) - A total of 4,836 fatal work injuries were recorded in the United States in 2015, for an all-work fatal injury rate ...

Five Things You Need to Know: Thursday, 1/12 Edition

Texas Employer Sued for No Overtime Pay The Global Edge Consultants, LLC out of Galveston, TX is being sued by three employees out of Brazoria County. ...

Workers on Porn Detail Sue Microsoft for Injuries

Seattle, WA (WorkersCompensation.com) - Two Microsoft employees who had to watch “horrific images” of murder, child pornography and bestiality as part of their “online safety” ...

Sedgwick Forecasts Industry Trends for 2017

Memphis, TN (WorkersCompensation.com) - Sedgwick, a leading global provider of technology-enabled risk and benefit solutions, today published “Insights for 2017,” forecasting major industry trends employers ...

Specialty Solutions Rx, Bringing New-Model PBM to Workers' Comp

Andover, MA (WorkersCompensation.com) - A new-model Pharmacy Benefit Management (PBM) company has been established; introducing Specialty Solutions Rx exclusively to serve the Workers’ Compensation industry. ...

Five Things You Need to Know: Wednesday Edition

  Normandy Insurance Co. Eyes Growth in Georgia, and Other States At just about nine years old, Normandy Insurance Co. is in the business of expanding, Insurance ...

Former U.S. Senator Coburn and Former U.S. Rep Waxman to Discuss Impact of the 2016 Election at WCRI Conference

Cambridge, MA (WorkersCompensation.com) - Former U.S. Senator Tom Coburn and former U.S. Representative Henry Waxman will discuss the impact of the 2016 election on healthcare, ...

CT Oil Change Technician Charged with Workers' Compensation Fraud

Rocky Hill, CT (WorkersCompensation.com) - A Naugatuck man was arrested today and charged with illegally collecting Workers’ Compensation benefits while doing the same type of ...

AIA: Price Control Legislation is the Wrong Approach to Workers' Compensation in Illinois

Washington, DC (WorkersCompensation.com) - Steve Schneider, Midwest region vice president for the American Insurance Association (AIA), issued the following statement after testifying today before the ...

MEMIC Hires Coy as Senior Director, Information Technology

Portland, ME (WorkersCompensation.com) - Workers' compensation specialist The MEMIC Group has announced the appointment of Matthew Coy to the position of Senior Director, Information Technology. ...

Five Things You Need to Know: Tuesday Edition

  On Your Mark, Get Set... STOP?! Jeffrey Chalfont twisted his knee on the job as an Australian public servant in 1993. Ever since, the government has ...

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