By LexisNexis Workers' Compensation Law Center Staff As part of our Fraud Awareness Month campaign, we interviewed Dennis Jay, the Executive Director at the Coalition Against Insurance Fraud, on ... Read More
ByJohn Astad, Director, Combustible Dust Policy Institute It's been an interesting path taking the leap from writing an occasional guest column in the local newspaper to blogging, where all of ... Read More
By LexisNexis Workers' Compensation Law Center Staff Workers' compensation is harsher on fraud than in civil cases. Civil cases use a balancing test, i.e., how bad is the misrepresentation versus ... Read More
Asheville, NC (CompNewsNetwork) - Recent court rulings in Indiana and Oregon have employers worried. The courts have ruled that an employer must pay for an obese employee's weight-loss surgery to ensure the ... Read More
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Flesh-eating Bacteria Covered by Comp Cheyenne, WY (WorkersCompensation.com) – A Wyoming miner who contracted flesh-eating bacteria at work is entitled to receive workers’ compensation benefits for the treatment of the virus he ...