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Illicit Drug Use May Vary by Payer Type; Detection Rate as High as 17%.
NCCI Posts Latest National Pool Premium Volume Report.
NIOSH Study on NFL Players’ High Risk of Death From Brain Disorders.
CA: Administrative Director Rosa Moran Resigns, Returns to WCJ Position.
CA: WCIRB Adjusts Rate Increase to 11.6 Percent.
CA: SCIF Restructures Broker Distribution Model.
CA: Brokers, Agents Speak Out About SCIF Restructure of Broker Distribution Model.
CO: Employers Worry About Workers Comp Rates With Hiring of More Workers.
CT: WCC Posts Annual Report.
IL: Judicial Training Set for Sept. 17-18.
IL: Governor Quinn Acts on Arbitrator Appointments.
LA: Governor Appoints Robert Israel to Workers Comp Advisory Council.
MA: WCRIBMA Post Rate Disapproval Circular Letter.
NV: WCS Posts Reminder Re PTD Annual Disbursements in October.
NH: DHHS Reports Medical Treatment for 54% of Work Injuries Paid by Workers’ Comp.
NJ: LWD to Hold Hearing Oct. 1 on Proposed Increase in Maximum Benefit Rate.
NY: SWCB Files Emergency Rule Re IME Written Reports (p. 54).
NY: SWCB Files Latest Proposed Rule Re Pharmacy, DME Fee Schedules (p. 56).
OR: Patriot National Insurance Expands WC Business to Oregon.
OR: DCBS Reports 1.1 Accepted Disabling Claims Per 100 Oregon Employees in 2011.
OR: DCBS Updates 2011 Compensable Fatality Tables.
SC: High Court Denied WC Benefits to Stripper Shot in Bar Fight.
SC: WCC Approves Increase in Informal Conference Cost and Hearing Cost.
SD: Patriot National Insurance Expands WC Business to South Dakota.
TN: NCCI Files 2.3 Percent Loss Cost Increase.
TN: Ex-Titans Player Mawae Settles WC Claim for $114K Lump Sum.
TX: WCRI Issues New Report on Impact of Treatment Guidelines.
TX: DWC Post Changes to TXCOMP Health Care Provider System.
TX: DWC Announces New Medicare Administrative Contractor for Texas.
TX: DWC Seeks Input on Insurance Carrier/UR Agent Plan Based Audit.