Houston, TX (WorkersCompensation.com) – Two people, assumed to be employees, are dead in an explosion at an industrial site in northwest Houston.
At approximately 4:24 a.m. last Friday, residents said ... Read More
Troutdale, OR (WorkersCompensation.com) – Injury rates for Amazon’s most dangerous warehouses had more than 6 times the national average for nonfatal injuries, a report shows.
According to ... Read More
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) – Targeted interventions for healthcare workers who experience violence may lead to reduced disability durations, a new study found. A “complex combination ... Read More
Annandale, MN (WorkersCompensation.com) – An Annandale, Minn., couple was charged with theft by swindling and insurance fraud this week as a result of their alleged efforts to misclassify their ... Read More
Tampa, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) - Among the worst possible types of industrial accidents which can occur are electrical accidents. Workers can often either be killed or permanently disabled from severe ... Read More
Manasquan, NJ (WorkersCompensation.com) – “In an ideal world, what I see in the future is that doctors will diagnose and pharmacists will prescribe. Doctors aren’t pharmacologists, so why ... Read More
Chicago, IL (WorkersCompenstion.com) – The best outcome for an injured worker having a knee replacement is largely dependent on when the surgery occurs, according to a study from Chicago’s ... Read More
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) – U.S. companies with operations in Asia are advised to stay abreast of the rapidly evolving situation regarding the new coronavirus. The case of a Washington ... Read More
Trenton, NJ (WorkersCompensation.com) - The New Jersey Legislature is considering legislation that would designate accidents which happen in employer parking lots to be within the course and scope of ... Read More
Stare Decisis, Death Penalty, and Workers' Comp These pages have featured the doctrine of stare decisis, a legacy of our English roots and the common law system that underpins our American judicial process. Literal translations are "to stand on the ...
Heather Schwartz Sanderson
Heather Schwartz Sanderson, Esq., MSCC, CHPE, CLMP, CMSP
Heather is Chief Legal Officer for Franco Signor LLC, the nation's compliance authority for Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) matters. She has lectured on MSP compliance to the workers’ ...