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National Workers' Compensation Defense Network Announces Free Semi-Annual Seminar In Los Angeles
Posted on 10 May 2010 by workerscompensation.com

Los Angeles, CA (CompNewsNetwork) - The National Workers' Compensation Defense Network (NWCDN) has announced that its next semi-annual workers' compensation seminar will be held June 16 & 17, 2010, in Los Angeles, California. The Seminar... Read More

IAIABC E-vent on Healthcare Reform and Its Implications for Workers' Comp Scheduled for 2/4/2010
Posted on 19 Jan 2010 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

MADISON, WI - IAIABC has scheduled an "e-vent" for February 4, 2010, 2 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. Eastern Time, on "Federal Healthcare Reform: What It Means for Workers' Compensation in the U.S." The speakers are Mr. Gregory Krohm, IAIABC... Read More

Society of Occupational and Environmental Health's Annual Meeting to Focus on Aging Workforce
Posted on 5 Dec 2008 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Society of Occupational and Environmental Health's annual meeting on February 17-18, 2009 in Washington, D.C. will discuss the occupational safety and health needs of an increasingly aging workforce. Source: SOEH To register... Read More

U.S. Dept. of Labor Leads Annual Campaign for Drug-Free Workplace Programs, Announces Telecourse on 10/29/2009
Posted on 19 Oct 2009 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - Drug-Free Work Week is an annual campaign led by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Working Partners for an Alcohol- and Drug-Free Workplace program. For more ideas about steps you can take to ensure your workplace is safe and drug... Read More

Conference on Putting Workings First, Proposed Agenda for Obama Administration 12/8/2008
Posted on 3 Dec 2008 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The Center for American Progress Action Fund is presenting a conference "Putting Workers First Featuring Governor Jon Corzine (D-NJ)" on December 8, 2008, 9am-12noon, at the Center for American Progress Action Fund in Washington... Read More

Calif. Coalition on Workers' Compensation Announces July Conference, Discount for Workers' Comp Law Center Registered Users
Posted on 10 Jul 2009 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

SACRAMENTO, CA - The California Coalition on Workers' Compensation (CCWC) has announced the program for its 7th Annual Workers' Compensation Policy Conference, July 29-31, in Anaheim, California. The CCWC is offering a 10 percent discount on the... Read More

CA: WCIRB Announces Presentation on Experience Rating Plan Changes for 2010
Posted on 8 Mar 2010 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - WCIRB has announced that it will be giving a presentation on the Experience Rating Plan Changes for 2010 in two locations: Los Angeles/Burbank , April 13, 2010 , Marriott Los Angeles, Burbank Airport, 2500 Hollywood Way, Burbank... Read More

Liberty Mutual Posts Webinar on Reducing Workers’ Comp Costs From Claims Involving Chronic Pain
Posted on 2 Dec 2009 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

BOSTON, MA -Commercial insurance buyers and their representatives can now better manage the relatively small number of workers compensation claims that can drive total claims costs. A new Liberty Mutual webinar – “Hurts So Bad: Psychosocial... Read More

Speakers Announced for Defense Base Act Seminar October 23-24, 2008 Washington, D.C.
Posted on 7 Oct 2008 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - The U.S. Department of Labor in conjunction with the Loyola University New Orleans College of Law have announced the speakers for the upcoming Defense Base Act Seminar, which will be held October 23-24, 2008, at the Washington Marriott... Read More

ABA TIPS Conference on National Trends and Emerging Issues in Workers' Comp, March 4-6, 2010
Posted on 22 Feb 2010 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

PHOENIX, AZ - The American Bar Association Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Section is presenting its "National Trends and Emerging Issues in Workers' Compensation" conference on March 4-6, 2010, Pointe Hilton at Tapatio Cliffs Resort... Read More

DRI Webcasts on MMSEA Section 111 Reporting 9/10/2009 and Medicare Secondary Payer 9/17/2009
Posted on 10 Sep 2009 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

An announcement from MARC: DRI is partnering with MARC to present webinars on Medicare. The first topic occurred on 8/26 and dealt with the law. The presenters were Robert Trusiak, Assistant U.S. Attorney and Tom Thornton, Esq. with Carr Allison.... Read More

KY: DWC Commissioner Shares Conference Presentation
Posted on 15 Jun 2010 by workerscompensation.com

Frankfort, KY (CompNewsNetwork) - The Kentucky Department of Workers' Compensation's Commissioner, Dwight T. Lovan, presented to the 19th annual Workers Compensation Seminar, from CompEd, on June 3-4. The presentation serves to further the educational... Read More

CO: Aspen Chamber and Pinnacol to Host Seminar on Medical Marijuana in the Workplace
Posted on 23 Apr 2010 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

ASPEN, CO - The Aspen Chamber Resort Association and Pinnacol Assurance will present a seminar, “One Toke Over the Line: Medical Marijuana in the Workplace,” on April 29 at the Aspen Square Hotel conference room. Source: Post Independe... Read More

CA: DIR & CHSWC to Co-Host Fifth International Forum on Disability Management 2010
Posted on 20 Oct 2009 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

LOS ANGELES, CA - California is leading the international community in efforts to ensure successful disability management and will host the fifth International Forum on Disability Management (IFDM). The forum is scheduled to take place in Los Angeles... Read More

NIOSH to Co-Sponsor International Conference on Road Traffic Injuries at Work
Posted on 4 Nov 2008 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

WASHINGTON, D.C. - NIOSH is co-sponsoring an International Conference on Road Safety, February 16-18, 2009, at the Marriott Wardman Park Hotel, Washington, D.C., to discuss strategies and outreach to reduce the number of road traffic injuries at work... Read More