Secaucus, NJ (WorkersCompensation.com) - The rate of workers testing positive for drugs is at its highest level in 15 years. But the news from Quest Diagnostics’ latest Drug Testing Index isn’t ... Read More
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) - Injuries related to lifting, pushing, pulling, holding, carrying or throwing cost employers/payers $13.1 Billion, according to the Liberty Mutual Workplace Safety ... Read More
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) - Musculoskeletal injuries account for nearly one-third of days away from work and incur billions of dollars in costs to employers and payers. A spike in the costs of ... Read More
Pensacola, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) – A Florida court has found that while a work-from-home employee was injured during the course of her work day, her injuries were not compensable because of her ... Read More
Washington, DC (WorkersCompensation.com) - “The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has received reports of serious harm in patients who are physically dependent on opioid pain medicines suddenly ... Read More
Indio, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) – One week before the famous Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival opens in southern California, a worker constructing a stage at the venue has died.
According ... Read More
Des Moines, IA (WorkersCompensation.com) - Being nice can pay dividends. Workers’ compensation managers at Continental Western Group, a Berkley Company, are finding that using simple acts of kindness ... Read More
Boca Raton, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) - All eyes will be on NCCI’s State of the Line Report next month, following the latest insights into workers’ compensation claims frequency. In its ... Read More
Bucks County, PA (WorkersCompensation.com) – The attorney for a former prison guard found not guilty of workers’ compensation and insurance fraud says his clients was not given the benefit of the ... Read More
The 411 on Functional Capacity Evaluations A functional capacity evaluation (FCE) is a comprehensive series of test administered by an occupational therapist or a physical therapist who has had specialized training in performing a FCE. The ...
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 ...