1) Mental Health Act Passes in U.S. Senate
The Law Enforcement Mental Health and Wellness Act has passed in the U.S. Senate, writes Abe Aboraya of WMFE (NPR station). The bill "...would make mental ... Read More
Washington, D.C. (WorkersCompensation.com) - A bill introduced today in Congress by Rep. Rodney Davis (R-IL) would strip federal workers’ compensation from former Rep. Jesse Jackson, Jr., as well as ... Read More
A group of Illinois workers’ rights organizations will present their report on fear in the workplace during a teleconference on Thursday. WorkersCompensation.com will cover the event.
The report, ... Read More
PA, NJ (WorkersCompensation.com) - An attorney in a lawsuit filed against retail giant Amazon says a company that delivered goods for Amazon claimed employees worked in Pennsylvania instead of New Jersey to ... Read More
Albany, NY (WorkersCompensation.com) - Gov. Andrew Cuomo let the Empire State know it would see $400 million-dollar savings in workers’ compensation costs this week.
"The reforms to the Workers’ ... Read More
1) NY: Employers Expected to Save $400 Million in Workers' Comp Rate Drop
"Workers' Compensation rates in the state are set to drop 4.5%, a move that will save New York employers about $400 ... Read More
Columbus, OH (WorkersCompensation.com) – The Ohio Association of Professional Firefighters (OAPFF) and legislators agreed not to make any changes for two years to a recently passed presumptive cancer ... Read More
Terry is an active researcher, speaker and commentator on workers compensation issues. Now retired, he was the Director of Corporate Planning and Development for WorkSafeBC. His responsibilities included environmental scanning, strategic planning ...