Officials at California’s Department of Industrial Relations authorized a DIR employee to access an e-mail exchange of at least one WCAB commissioner.
This story has come to light after a ... Read More
This article is the first installment of NCCI’s series On Opioids. This series is aimed at exploring three viewpoints on issues surrounding opioid use and workers compensation: those of doctors, ... Read More
The ratio of wages to the cost of living is what the economist calls real wages; the desirability of having real wages as high as possible, consistent with high employment, is a social objective. Rises in ... Read More
What a difference a couple of miles and a couple of days make. On March 2, 2018, the United States District Court for the Middle District of Florida, (Orlando), published its opinion on MSPA Claims 1, ... Read More
When you think of company culture at your workplace, what comes to mind? Perhaps it’s the summer barbeque or monthly birthday celebrations, but it doesn’t have to stop there. When a company has a ... Read More
Journalists at the Center for Investigative Reporting have recently published an analysis of alleged widespread safety issues at the Fremont, California plant where Tesla cars are built (see link to the ... Read More
The 2018 Regular Legislative Session began on March 12th at noon. New bills have been added to this list including one that would make changes to medical examinations and one that would add new conditions ... Read More