Pennsylvania - The Pennsylvania legislature returns to Harrisburg to finish the 2019 legislative session. Among the issues they are likely to take up is HB 432, a bill to expand workers’ compensation ... Read More
The Worker’s Compensation Hot Seat (WCHotSeat) on September 19, 2019 was focused on the friction involved in determining entitlement to disputed worker’s compensation benefits. Certainly, a great ... Read More
There are nearly 50 million people living with dementia worldwide. To raise awareness about this terrible disease, the Alzheimer’s Society is campaigning to highlight issues faced by people affected by ... Read More
Fall prevention is a critical element to any safety program. Regardless of industry, falls remain one of the leading causes of workplace injury. But this is a hazard that can impact anyone, at home or ... Read More
The Louisiana Workforce Commission (LWC) Office of Workers’ Compensation (OWC) announced a new arrangement with the East Baton Rouge District Attorney at the August Workers’ Compensation Advisory ... Read More
What happens when an employee is treating for one injury and during the course of treatment he or she develops a brand new injury? There are precious few cases on this set of facts, and the latest decision ... Read More
There are a large number of petitions for permanent partial disability benefits filed each year in New Jersey for scars and serious lacerations. It is important for practitioners to understand that ... Read More
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Warren Buffett-Owned WC Insurer Sold to its Founder Omaha, NE (WorkersCompensation.com) – In a deal worth $920 million, the founder of Applied Underwriters has acquired the company, including the 81 percent of shares owned by Berkshire Hathaway. Steve ...