MT: DLI Launches New Claims Examiner Certification Website

Helena, MT (CompNewsNetwork) - The Montana Department of Labor and Industry launched a new Claims Examiner Certification website. The 2009 Legislative Session passed the new voluntary Claims Examiner Certification process. The purpose of this legislation is to establish standards for the voluntary certification...

Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter (9/1/2011) – Injured Letter Carrier Operated Online Adult Sex Business While Receiving Federal Workers’ Compensation

Each week we'll be surveying what the media, state agencies, insurance companies, and others report in terms of workers' comp fraud. Just like a police blotter, our workers' comp fraud blotter lists recent arrests, charges, convictions and investigations. Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter...

Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter (9/1/2011) – Injured Letter Carrier Operated Online Adult Sex Business While Receiving Federal Workers’ Compensation

Each week we'll be surveying what the media, state agencies, insurance companies, and others report in terms of workers' comp fraud. Just like a police blotter, our workers' comp fraud blotter lists recent arrests, charges, convictions and investigations. Workers' Comp Fraud...

California: Independent Medical Review – Which One Applies To What?

There is much confusion over the two Independent Medical Reviews in the California workers’ compensation system: MPN-IMR and UR-IMR. Attorneys should beware of mixing apples and oranges when it comes to these two separate and distinct processes. This article hopefully will clarify the issues and...