Dallas, TX (WorkersCompensation.com) - On Oct. 10, 2017, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), which had ceased most programmed enforcement actions ... Read More
Jackson, MS (WorkersCompensation.com) - Attorney General Jim Hood announced the arrest of 35-year-old Francine Owens, who is charged with one count of workers’ compensation fraud.
Owens, of ... Read More
Washington, DC (WorkersCompensation.com) - U.S. Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV) joined U.S. Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta for a mine safety tour of ICG Beckley, LLC’s ... Read More
Ann Arbor, MI – “You learn something new every day,” an old adage suggests. And people who apply that saying at work may be more effective at dealing with stress than their co-workers who ... Read More
Sacramento, CA - The Court of Appeal ruled that "In specified circumstances, a worker who engages in criminal fraud in attempting to recover workers' compensation benefits and is convicted of doing so is ... Read More
Oakland, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) - Cal/OSHA is encouraging employers and workers at risk of exposure to the hepatitis A virus to review preventive measures posted online. Hepatitis A is a highly ... Read More
Spokane, WA (WorkersCompensation.com) - A Spokane County man stands accused of running a bar while claiming he was too injured to work, in a scheme to collect more than $230,000 in state workers' comp and ... Read More
Washington, DC – Recently released educational materials from NIOSH explore ways to help keep young drivers in the workforce safe.
Intended for employers and parents of workers between 16 and 24 years ... Read More
Norman, OK (WorkersCompensation.com) - Governor Mary Fallin today announced results of various workers’ compensation reforms passed in 2013. The governor highlighted the significant reduction in time ... Read More
CA Governor Brown Announced Appointment to DWC Sacramento, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) - George Parisotto, 57, of Oakland, has been appointed administrative director of the Division of Workers’ Compensation at the California Department of ...