San Francisco, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) - The Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) has posted an order adjusting the Ambulance Services section of the Official Medical Fee Schedule (OMFS) to ... Read More
Chicago, IL (WorkersCompensation.com) - Attorney General Lisa Madigan, along with a coalition of 11 attorneys general, opposed a rule change proposed by the U.S. Department of Labor that would allow young ... Read More
In 2018, state and federal courts have largely found that the Airline Deregulation Act of 1978 (ADA) preempts state workers' compensation laws establishing air ambulance reimbursement rates.
More recently, ... Read More
The Medicare Medicaid SCHIP Extension Act of 2007 (MMSEA) imposed Mandatory Insurer Reporting obligations on all Responsible Reporting Entities (RREs). These mandatory requirements impart obligations ... Read More
Well, it’s that time of year again. As per the CDC, flu activity usually peaks between December and February, although activity can last as late as May. As we know, the flu is a contagious ... Read More
Washington, DC — The U.S. Department of Agriculture used flawed worker injury data to advance its controversial proposal to remove maximum line speeds in pork-processing plants, according to the ... Read More
Columbus, OH (WorkersCompensation.com) - Eight Ohioans convicted on workers’ compensation fraud or related charges in November include a Springfield nurse practitioner who pleaded guilty to felony drug ... Read More
Santa Ana, CA - Cal/OSHA has cited a Riverside construction company $66,000 for serious workplace safety violations that resulted in the death of a worker when a 17-foot-deep trench he was in collapsed. ... Read More
4-1-1 on Comp: Amazon AI Accident Robbinsville, NJ (WorkersCompensation.com) - Jeff Bezos, the CEO of Amazon, was recently named the richest man in the world. But that does not mean that the company he runs is without its problems. Recently, ...