You might recall that last year, the pandemic hit about the time the legislature was taking up the issue of the “sunset” status of the attorney’s fee provision in Tennessee Code Annotated ... Read More
Over the last year, you may have heard that millions of counterfeit N95 masks were found by the Department of Homeland Security. Recently, a seizure of 1.7 million masks found in a Queens, NY ... Read More
New York, NY (WorkersCompensation.com) - The Metropolitan Transit Authority of New York (MTA) is asking the New York Police Department for beefed up presence in the subways following an increase in ... Read More
Sterling Heights, MI (WorkersCompensation.com) – A worker at the Stellantis’ Sterling Stamping Plant died last week after a machine fell on him, officials said.
Terry Garr, a 58-year-old third ... Read More
Now that the workers’ comp industry can begin to fully analyze the impact of the pandemic and all of the ripples it has caused in the economy and workforce, we’re seeing many things we expected ... Read More
Sioux Falls,SD ( WorkersCompensation.com) ? Every 99 minutes, about one worker suffers fatal injuries and fails to return home safely at their work day’s end. That’s 15 workers a day, 100 a ... Read More
Naperville,IL (WorkersCompensation.com) – A few days after employees at Midwest Warehouse and Distribution System Inc. gathered in its Naperville facility breakroom for a luncheon, some workers ... Read More
Lansing,MI (WorkersCompensation.com) - Fall 2020 was a time of tragedy for Michigan's road and bridge workers. In a matter of three months, five road workers had been struck and killed and three more ... Read More
Cheyenne,WY ( WorkersCompensation.com) - The Wyoming Department of Workforce Services (DWS) announced today that it will be joining national efforts to increase awareness about worker safety by observing ... Read More
The 5 Most Common Ergonomic Injuries Ergonomic injuries, which include many musculoskeletal disorders and repetitive strain injuries, account for an enormous portion of total injuries and associated costs to employers across America. A third of ...