One of the most difficult issues for employers to deal with is the work injury which leaves an employee with lasting difficulties in performing job duties. Employers encounter this frequently with ... Read More
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The Occupational Safety and Health Administration ... Read More
On January 4, 2019, the Alabama Supreme Court released its opinion in Ace American Insurance Company v. Rouse’s Enterprises, LLC d/b/a Rouses Markets wherein it reversed a trial court’s order ... Read More
The Honorable Joshua Friedman decided an issue this month that has been pending for several years regarding calculation of the Social Security Disability offsets in workers’ compensation cases for ... Read More
There has been an uptick in the number of “Monitoring Letters” from Texas DWC. The issues include: failing to attend a BRC without good cause; failing to timely respond to Claimant requests ... Read More
I launched the concept of #CleanUpTheMess in January 2017. The mess was the over-reliance on prescription painkillers (especially opioids) to manage pain that reduced function and quality ... Read More