Washington, DC (WorkersCompensation.com) – “Once a patient is on opioids for a prolonged duration, any abrupt change in the patient’s regimen may put the patient at risk of harm and should ... Read More
Tampa, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) - Proving entitlement to workers’ compensation benefits from an occupational disease can be difficult. This difficulty has been shown recently by a police department ... Read More
Cleveland, OH (WorkersCompensation.com) – Jury selection is expected to wrap up today in the nation’s massive opioid trial. Meanwhile, settlement negotiations are reportedly underway among ... Read More
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 ... Read More
Washington, DC (WorkersCompensation.com) – A hearing on Capitol Hill this afternoon may offer insight into what Congress will do regarding TRIA. The government’s terrorism insurance backstop ... Read More
Washington, DC (WorkersCompensation.com) – New legislation aimed at helping consumers avoid surprise medical bills may force some air ambulance bases to close, industry experts say.
And as state and ... Read More
Washington, DC (WorkersCompensation.com) – According to data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), even though manufacturing workers are surrounded by high risk equipment like forklifts and ... Read More
Tampa, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) - Many workers’ compensation cases come down to the comparison of pre-injury and post injury MRIs. However, in many cases, the experts who go climbing on the ... Read More
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) - Contrary to the lowest unemployment rates in the U.S. since 2008, 80 percent of companies of all shapes and sizes report the skills gap is real and a hindrance ... Read More
Put it Out of Your Mind I recently read an intriguing decision of the Kentucky Workers' Compensation Board from November 1996. Kentucky's Board is an administrative appellate panel. A litigant disappointed in a judicial workers' ...
Judge David Langham
David Langham is the Deputy Chief Judge of Compensation Claims for the Florida Office of Judges of Compensation Claims at the Division of Administrative Hearings. He has been involved in workers’ compensation for over 25 years as an attorney, an ...