(WorkersCompensation.com) – National attention paid to the opioid epidemic and the injured worker is increasing, and according to statistics, is now a necessity.
With statistics like pharmacy costs ... Read More
1) CT Medical Examiner's Office Attributes Sharp Increase in Deaths to Drugs
The CT medical examiner's office stood before legislators this week to request more money, as autopsies are up 64 ... Read More
1) WA Worker Busted for Scamming Work Comp System... Twice (FRIDAY)
A Washington drywall worker is in trouble for stealing work comp benefits... in two different instances. He also evaded authorities, which ... Read More
Little Rock, AR (WorkersCompensation.com) – Opt-in or opt-out of workers’ compensation is the question Sen. David Sanders (R-Little Rock) is proposing.
If passed, SB 653 would establish an ... Read More
1) Widow of CA Judge Who Died from Stress in the Workplace Brings Discrimination Suit Against His Former Bosses
Judge Larry Campbell of California had a heart condition. A condition that put him on ... Read More
Oklahoma City, OK (WorkersCompensation.com) - Division III of the Oklahoma Court of Civil Appeals has issued an unpublished opinion which goes a long way in evaluating the parameters of 85A O.S. 2(9)(b)(6), ... Read More
The 5 Most Common Ergonomic Injuries Ergonomic injuries, which include many musculoskeletal disorders and repetitive strain injuries, account for an enormous portion of total injuries and associated costs to employers across America. A third of ...
Liz Carey has worked as a writer, reporter and editor for nearly 25 years. First, as an investigative reporter for Gannett and later as the Vice President of a local Chamber of Commerce, Carey has covered everything from local government to the ...