An interesting decision of the Federal District Court for the Northern District was rendered in November 2018. The connection of that decision to workers' compensation may not be obvious to some. However, it ... Read More
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) - Life may get a bit easier for stakeholders who use Medicare’s Secondary Payer Recovery Portal. As of April 1, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services ... Read More
A caller to my office had a really good question about a very frustrating scenario he was in.
He is an industrial painter and does a lot of overhead lifting and work in general. One day, he felt a ... Read More
It is a remarkable coincidence that the three cases that best explain entitlement to permanent partial disability benefits in New Jersey all involve claimants with the last name of Perez. The most ... Read More
A CEO I once worked for used to regularly ask me, “Tell me what I don’t know.” In his view, he could read the Wall Street Journal or any number of other typical sources of intelligence and ... Read More
Sarasota, FL (WorkercCompensation.com) - For the first time in U.S. history, a person is more likely to die from an accidental opioid overdose than from a motor vehicle crash, according to National Safety ... Read More
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) – The diligence of employers providing a safer work place has paid off for some groups according to a March report released from the U.S. Bureau of Labor ... Read More
Bismarck, ND (WorkersCompensation.com) - The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, State of North Dakota, and ... Read More
Juneau, AK (WorkersCompensation.com) - Alaska Governor Michael J. Dunleavy has announced the following appointments and reappointments to State of Alaska state boards and commissions.
Alaska Workers’ ... Read More