New Jersey public employees who are unable to work due to work accidents may apply for generous accidental disability pensions, providing approximately two thirds to 70% of pay with no federal taxes ... Read More
Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) injuries in workers compensation (WC) have recently attracted the attention of legislators and other system stakeholders. With more focus on compensating those who ... Read More
Delivery drivers face a number of hazards in their daily routine. As road warriors, they contend with bumper to bumper traffic, inclement road conditions, and all too frequently - the distracted ... Read More
Challenges to State Adoption of Third-Party Guides
The Court of Appeals of Kansas ruled in Pardo v. UPS, that the workers compensation law requiring the use of the 6th Edition of ... Read More
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Texas Mutual Insurance Company
Texas Mutual partners with StriveSafe to offer vehicle monitoring
Texas Mutual has partnered ... Read More
Did you know that, effective June 1, 2018, the Industrial Commission’s Rules were recodified from Title 04 Chapter 10 of the North Carolina Administrative Code to Title 11 Chapter 23 of the Administrative ... Read More
This bill would require, in cases in which a workers’ compensation petitioner has received compensation from an insurance company or self-insured employer prior to any judgment or award, that the ... Read More
The reason opioid abuse disorder (OAD) is such a huge problem is because no one’s figured out how to a) fix it while b) making a shipload of money.
Sure, there are “solutions” that address ... Read More
You may recall in 2014, Senators Portman and Nelson introduced a Senate Bill, “[t]o amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to provide for the application of Medicare secondary payer ... Read More
Workforce Wellbeing: Bridging Health and Productivity The wellbeing of our workforces is vitally important because it impacts both the top- and bottom-line performance of an organization. Programs that focus equally on the personal health of employees and their ...