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This blog series is devoted to better understanding the efforts our Federal government is undertaking to combat the opioid epidemic in America. Last year, the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) ... Read More
Sarasota, FL (workersCompensation.com) - When a workers’ compensation accident happens, one of the first things which is relevant in the claim is whether or not there is any subrogation potential. It ... Read More
Oakland, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) - Opioids previously comprised nearly one-third of the medications prescribed in California’s workers compensation system. Now they account for about 18 percent, ... Read More
Missoula, MT (WorkersCompensation.com) - Surprisingly, every day as many as 1.3 million people in the United States are exposed to a rather significant amount of asbestos in the workplace, according to the ... Read More
Oakland, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) - A new California Workers’ Compensation Institute (CWCI) study finds that non-steroidal anti-inflammatories (NSAIDs) have supplanted opioids as the most common ... Read More
Columbus, OH (WorkersCompensation.com) - A Bellefontaine woman who worked as a receptionist while claiming to be disabled from work owes the Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation nearly $19,000 following her ... Read More
Sacramento, CA - Evangelina Ruiz began work as a legal assistant with Carter and Carter, APLC in 2007 at their office in Corona. Christopher Carter specialized in mold and mold remediation ... Read More
What happens if an employer terminates the employment of a worker, who then has an accident before leaving the work premises? Is there workers’ compensation coverage? Does it make a difference if the ... Read More
Disaster Planning and Response At the 2019 PARMA Annual Conference, Kimberly George from Sedgwick and Mark Walls from Safety National hosted a live "Out Front Ideas with Kimberly and Mark" event focused on disaster planning and response ...