Londonderry, NH — Fatalities among tree care workers dipped nearly 22 percent in 2017, while incidents decreased about 16 percent, according to a recent analysis from the Tree Care Industry ... Read More
Carson City, NV (WorkersCompensation.com) - Commissioner Barbara D. Richardson approved two filings from the National Council on Compensation Insurance (“NCCI”). Compared to previous years, these ... Read More
It is rare to agree with a person’s argument when you completely differ with the underlying example they have employed in making it. That is what happened to me last week during a session at the ... Read More
What is the effect on a claim for temporary disability or permanent disability if a worker self-procures treatment that was denied by utilization review and IMR?
That was the question in a 2017 WCAB ... Read More
Richmond, VA (WorkersCompensation.com) – Bills in several states passed last week to change work comp laws.
In Virginia, the Senate passed three bills this week to make minor tweaks to the ... Read More
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) -
1) FL Business Owner Pleads Guilty in Tax/Wire Fraud, False Reporting (FRIDAY)
Alachua County, FL resident Mac Johnson is in some hot water with the ... Read More
I have written many times about the fact that success for employers in workers’ compensation most often comes down to past medical history and causation analysis. This is particularly true in a ... Read More