On Wednesday, the Appeals Board released its first opinion from the cases on oral argument last week.
In Ibarra v. Amazon Fulfillment Services, the Board resolved three issues.
The first was ... Read More
In the interest of reducing exposure to the coronavirus, many companies have sent their employees home to work remotely. With millions of employees losing their jobs, those working remotely may fear the ... Read More
The New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development (NJDOL) is urging employers to keep employees on the payroll throughout the COVID-19 pandemic and to take advantage of a 100 percent, dollar for ... Read More
Melbourne, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) A Florida construction company has been hit with a hefty fine from OSHA for workplace violations. Turnkey Construction Planners Inc. was cited for exposing its ... Read More
Let it never be said that I am not fair. Last week, being just unable to write anything about COVID-19 for the day, I published a collection of cat pictures. The response was surprisingly positive, and it ... Read More
Itasca, IL — Many construction projects are still underway despite the majority of states issuing stay-at-home orders during the COVID-19 pandemic to help stop the spread of the disease, according to ... Read More
Triangle, VA — Citing concerns over the adjacent nature of mining work and the growing prevalence of respiratory illness in the industry, the United Mine Workers of America is calling on the Mine ... Read More
San Francisco, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) - The Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) has posted an order adjusting the Durable Medical Equipment, Prosthetics, Orthotics and Supplies (DMEPOS) ... Read More
Itasca, IL (WorkersCompensation.com) – National Safety Council President and CEO Lorraine Martin issued the following call to business leaders across the country to take aggressive action to ensure ... Read More