Sacramento, CA - Gov. Newsom signed AB 5 - what he called a landmark bill for workers.AB 5 will codify a state Supreme Court Dynamax ruling last year that simplified the test for when a worker should be ... Read More
Salem, OR (WorkersCompensation.com) - Oregon OSHA has cited a Portland-area custom floor coatings company for 13 serious violations – four of them repeat offenses – of workplace health and safety ... Read More
Washington, DC — A recent audit from the Department of Labor Office of Inspector General found no correlation between safe mining operations and paid civil monetary penalties issued by the Mine Safety ... Read More
Washington, DC — Nearly 1 out of 4 mining workers experience job-related hearing loss, and more than 1 out of 3 employees in one industry subgroup are affected, according to a recent NIOSH ... Read More
Greenwood Village, CO (WorkersCompensation.com) - The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has cited RMS Utilities Inc. – based in Alamosa, Colorado – ... Read More
Tumwater, WA (WorkersCompensation.com) - The price of workers' compensation insurance in Washington would drop for the third year in a row under a proposal by the Washington Department of Labor & ... Read More
The anatomy of the wrist and hand is quite remarkable. This amazing instrument was described in our previous safety blog, Our Hands are Incredible Tools - check it out!
But there’s even more to ... Read More
Charleston, WV (WorkersCompensation.com) – The West Virginia Supreme Court has upheld a decision denying a worker temporary disability benefits.
In a decision published Sept. 13, the court denied John ... Read More