American Canyon, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) - Cal/OSHA has cited a Bay Area contractor for serious safety violations after a worker was fatally crushed at a San Rafael construction site on September 18, ... Read More
Montpelier, VY (WorkersCompensation.com) - The Chittenden Superior Court has denied Purdue Pharma’s motion to dismiss the State’s case against it. The judge ruled that the State may bring all its ... Read More
Bowling Green, OH (WorkersCompensation.com) - The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has proposed penalties of $1,326,367 to Dowa THT America Inc. – a ... Read More
Columbus, OH (WorkersCompensation.com) - Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine and BWC Administrator/CEO Stephanie McCloud announced today that Montgomery County will receive more than $139,000 this week under a new program ... Read More
How has the law been developing on the “violent act” exception to California Labor Code 4660.1(c)(1)?
That’s an issue I had occasion to look at recently as I prepared for a presentation on ... Read More
Pain medications were originally created and used to help patients in severe pain during surgery. Over time, pain medications have become more commonly prescribed postoperatively, as well. With these ... Read More
Yesterday was the vernal equinox, one of two days where the day is perfectly balanced between sunlight and moonlight. Fittingly, there are a number of big-ticket risk and insurance issues hanging ... Read More