Atlanta,GA(WorkersCompensation.com) – The Federal Highway Administration, the state of Georgia, local government organizations, and employers are partnering with the U.S. Department of Labor’s ... Read More
Raleigh, NC (WorkersCompensation.com) - Mr. Brandon Lane Gordon, Sr. has been charged with one count of obtaining property by false pretenses (N. C. Gen. Stat. §14-100) and one count of workers’ ... Read More
Halifax, Nova Scotia (WorkersCompensation.com) - Workplace injuries leading to time off the job remained about steady in 2017, according to statistics released by WCB Nova Scotia today.
The 2017 time-loss ... Read More
Washington, DC (WorkersCompensation.com) - The U.S. Chemical Safety Board (CSB) released a new animation detailing the events of the February 8, 2017, explosion at the Packaging Corporation of ... Read More
Kansas City, MO (WorkersCompensation.com) - To raise awareness about grain engulfment prevention and other hazards in the grain handling industry, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and ... Read More
San Diego, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) - Cal/OSHA cited California Premier Roofscapes, Inc. for repeat violations of fall protection safety orders and proposed $134,454 in penalties. The Escondidobased ... Read More
Buffalo, NY (WorkersCompensation.com) - New York State Inspector General Catherine Leahy Scott today announced the guilty plea of a New York State Thruway Authority worker who defrauded the Workers’ ... Read More
Trenton, NJ (WorkersCompensation.com) - Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal and the Office of the Insurance Fraud Prosecutor announced today that a Hudson County woman has been charged with stealing more than ... Read More
4-1-1 on Comp: Upcoding and Workers' Compensation Upcoding is the practice of a medical provider billing a medical event on a more expensive code than the service that the provider actually gave to the patient. Upcoding can occur in four different ...