Tampa, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) - A former Zade Trucking employee has accused the company of terminating him for filing a workers’ compensation claim. Roderick Jones was injured back in 2018 in a ... Read More
Iowa City, IA (WorkersCompensation.com) – Two new studies suggests that a large number of healthcare workers are going to work sick even when they have flu-like symptoms.
Attitudes about sickness ... Read More
Tallahassee, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) – Police in Tallahassee said they are investigating a stabbing incident in a local industrial building.
According to a press release by the Tallahassee Police ... Read More
Sacramento, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) – The California Legislature's final approval of Assembly Bill 5 could be what many believe is the beginning of change for the gig economy.
The bill, proposed ... Read More
Sacramento, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) – California lawmakers passed legislation that could turn the gig economy on its ear. By a vote of 29 to 11 the State Senate approved Assembly Bill 5, which ... Read More
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) – “Everyone remembers where they were when they learned the World Trade Center crumbled to the ground,” noted Rebecca Shafer, attorney/risk consultant ... Read More
San Diego, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) - Fall protection once again tops the list for OSHA’s most cited violations. Eye and face protection was number 10, a newcomer to the list as of last year.
OSHA ... Read More
Long Island, NY (WorkersCompensation.com)- Twenty-three former gas station workers were awarded a shared $285,000 payout from a Long Island businessman who owns several gas stations. The payment comes as the ... Read More
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) - More than 1/3 of Americans are overweight or obese and the percentages are growing annually. By 2030, it’s expected that 45 percent of the American workforce ... Read More
Peter Rousmaniere is widely known throughout the workers’ compensation industry, both for his writing and consulting experience. Based in the picture perfect New England town of Woodstock, VT, he is a regular on the conference circuit, and is deeply ...