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Owner of Multiple Businesses in Stoughton Indicted for Workers’ Compensation Fraud

Boston,MA.(WorkersCompensation.com) – The owner of two Stoughton-based companies has been indicted on charges of workers’ compensation fraud in connection with making misleading statements during audits ...

CA DIR Releases 2016 Legislative Digest With Overview of New Laws

Oakland,CA.(WorkersCompensation.com) —The Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) today released its 2016 Legislative Digest which summarizes new laws that impact workers and employers. Most of the ...

Dirk V. Block To Be Sworn In As A Judge Of The Nebraska Workers’ Compensation Court

Lincoln,NE.(WorkersCompensation.com) - The swearing-in ceremony of Dirk V. Block as a judge of the Nebraska Workers’ Compensation Court will take place at 2:00 p.m., on ...

New Report on Independent Medical Review Shows Progress, Improvements

San Francisco,CA.(WorkersCompensation.com) - The Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) and its Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) posted a progress report today on the department’s continuing ...

Wisconsin Metal Fabrication Company Cited For Safety Failures After Investigation of Teenaged Worker’s Fatal Injuries, Two Weeks After Starting Job

Columbus,WI.(WorkersCompensation.com) – A federal investigation prompted by the death of a 17-year-old worker at a Columbus metal fabrication facility has resulted in multiple safety and ...

United Airlines Agrees to Remove Hazards Faced by Baggage Handlers in Precedent Setting US Labor Department Settlement

Newark, NJ.(WorkersCompensation.com) - For too long, a hard day's work for United Airlines' baggage handlers at Newark Liberty International Airport meant unnecessary pain and the ...

New MACI Knee Cartilage Surgery Shortens RTW Time

Chicago, IL.(WorkCompAcademy.com) - A new study published in the American Journal of Sports Medicine and summarized in a report by Reuters Health claims that patients ...

Texas Feed Manufacturer Fined Nearly $92K In Fines For Serious and Repeat Health and Safety Violations

Navasota,TX.(WorkersCompensation.com)-OSHA fines Texas feed manufacturer nearly $92K in fines for serious and repeat health and safety violations Investigation findings: The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety ...

Columbus Woman Who Stole Relative’s Workers’ Comp Check Pleads To Theft Charge

Columbus,OH.(WorkersCompensation.com) - A Columbus woman who stole a relative’s workers’ comp check pleaded guilty to theft in a Franklin County courtroom last week. Kelly Clark, 38, ...

Central Florida Man Who Lied About On The Job Injury Lands In Jail

Orlando,FL.(WorkersCompensation.com)  – The Department of Financial Services’ Division of Investigative and Forensic Services (DIFS), which operates under the direction of CFO Jeff Atwater, today announced ...

John Deere Agrees to Settle Whistleblower Allegations, Will Pay Former Employee $275K in Back Wages, Damages

Moline,IL(WorkersCompensation.com) - Under terms of a settlement agreement, a pipefitter previously employed by John Deere will receive a total of $204,315 in back wages and ...

Well Operator, Two Servicing Companies Cited After One Worker Dies, 3 Others Severely Injured

Watford City,ND.(WorkersCompensation.com) - An operator and two servicing companies' failure to control a North Dakota oil well properly led to a flash fire that killed ...

Is Federal Comp a Lucrative "Luxury" Medical Fraud Target?

Dallas,TX.(WorkCompAcademy.com) - Forest Park Medical Center (FPMC) in Dallas and other Texas cities was touted as a "Luxury" hospital with a "spa-like atmosphere," which did ...

Missouri Gov. Nixon Announces That Workers' Compensation Insurance Rates to Drop Again

Jefferson City,MO.(WorkersCompensation.com) - Emphasis on worker training and safety benefits Missouri businesses; rates will have gone down 9.8 percent over the past three years With a ...

Daniel Bagan Elected 2017 Chair of the California Commission on Health and Safety and Workers' Compensation

Oakland,CA.(WorkersCompensation.com) - The California Commission on Health and Safety and Workers' Compensation (CHSWC) is pleased to announce the unanimous election of Commissioner Daniel Bagan as ...

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Rayford H. Taylor is an “AV” rated lawyer by Martindale-Hubbell. He is a member of The Florida Bar and the State Bar of Georgia, and practices in the areas of administrative and governmental law, appellate practice, legislative consultation, and workers' compensation.He has practiced law in Georgia since 2002 and in Florida since 1974. Prior to entering the private practice of law, he was affiliated with The Florida Bar for more than 12 years where he served as its general counsel and legislative counsel.
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