MT (WorkersCompensation.com) - Montana Gov. Steve Bullock vetoed SB 116 this week, citing concerns over disability discrimination and employees’ medical privacy. Previous WorkersCompensation.com ... Read More
Columbus, OH (WorkersCompensation.com) - Amendments to an Ohio workers’ compensation budget bill would strip workers’ compensation benefits from undocumented workers if they are hurt on the ... Read More
1) CA Tesla Factory Workers Speak Up
There might be some trouble at the Tesla factory in Fremont, CA, writes Julia Carrie Wong of The Guardian. "Ambulances have been called more than 100 times since ... Read More
Birmingham, AL (WorkersCompensation.com) - Since striking down the Alabama Workers’ Compensation Act as unconstitutional last week, Jefferson County Judge Pat Ballard has now ordered a stay.
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Chicago, IL (WorkersCompensation.com) - For more than nine years, Victoria, a warehouse employee in Chicago, worked making pizza boxes. On call seven days a week, she worked to earn a living the best she ... Read More
St. Louis, MO (WorkersCompensation.com) - Express Scripts has acquired the full-service workers’ compensation pharmacy management company, myMatrixx.
Based out of Missouri, Express Scripts will reach ... Read More
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
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