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Coalition Launches New Organization To Honor 2011 WC Centennial

Madison , WI (CompNewsNetwork) - Under the theme “Let’s Make History Again!” a new organization has been launched to celebrate the centennial of U.S. state workers’ compensation systems in 2011. The Workers’ Compensation Centennial Commission (WCCC) is a non-partisan...

Workers' Compensation in the United States: The First 100 Years

By Alan Pierce The year 1911 saw the enactment of this country’s first state-based Workers’ Compensation laws. The effects of the Industrial Revolution begun some decades earlier made it necessary to change the way the costs associated with workplace injuries and deaths were compensated...

Workers' Compensation in the United States: The First 100 Years

By Alan Pierce The year 1911 saw the enactment of this country’s first state-based Workers’ Compensation laws. The effects of the Industrial Revolution begun some decades earlier made it necessary to change the way the costs associated with workplace injuries and deaths were compensated...

Dr. Peter Barth on 100 Years of Workers’ Compensation: Progress and Unmet Goals Mark Centennial

The Workers’ Compensation Research Institute kicked off its November 16-17, 2011 Annual Conference with reviewing the first 100 years of workers’ compensation. Workers’ Compensation guru Dr. Peter Barth provided a Centennial 60 Minutes. Barth’s presentation had a “Back...

Dr. Peter Barth on 100 Years of Workers’ Compensation: Progress and Unmet Goals Mark Centennial

The Workers’ Compensation Research Institute kicked off its November 16-17, 2011 Annual Conference with reviewing the first 100 years of workers’ compensation. Workers’ Compensation guru Dr. Peter Barth provided a Centennial 60 Minutes. Barth’s presentation had a “Back...

California Workers’ Comp Centennial: Thought Leaders Speak the Truth About the Social Bargain and Constitutional Goals

Karen C. Yotis, Esq., Feature Resident Columnist of the LexisNexis Workers’ Compensation eNewsletter , provides insights into workplace issues and the nuts and bolts of the workers' comp world. FACING THE TOUGH QUESTIONS The centennial celebration of workers' compensation in California...

California Workers’ Comp Centennial: Thought Leaders Speak the Truth About the Social Bargain and Constitutional Goals

Karen C. Yotis, Esq., Feature Resident Columnist of the LexisNexis Workers’ Compensation eNewsletter , provides insights into workplace issues and the nuts and bolts of the workers' comp world. FACING THE TOUGH QUESTIONS The centennial celebration of workers' compensation in California...

Celebrating the Centennial Anniversary of Vermont Workers’ Compensation Act

Conference September 15 | Special Edition VBA Journal | Educational Outreach General Contact: Keith Kasper, Esq., McCormick Fitzpatrick Kasper & Burchard, P.C. (802) 863-3494 , kjk@mc-fitz.com (see below for contacts for specific initiatives and events) Montpelier – The 100 th anniversary...

Celebrating the Centennial Anniversary of Vermont Workers’ Compensation Act

Conference September 15 | Special Edition VBA Journal | Educational Outreach General Contact: Keith Kasper, Esq., McCormick Fitzpatrick Kasper & Burchard, P.C. (802) 863-3494 , kjk@mc-fitz.com (see below for contacts for specific initiatives and events) Montpelier – The 100 th anniversary...