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Colorado: High Court Adopts Positional Risk Test for Unexplained Falls
Posted on 7 Feb 2014 by Larson's Spotlight

The Supreme Court of Colorado, in a divided decision, recently affirmed a decision of the state’s Court of Appeals, but on different grounds, holding that an "unexplained fall" satisfies the "arising out of" employment requirement... Read More

National and State-by-State Workers' Comp News Powered by Larson's (3/2/2015)
Posted on 2 Mar 2015 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

WCRI Study Updates on Rising Hospital Costs in Workers Compensation . OR WCD Releases Full Report on 2014 WC Premium Rate Ranking . Study on Opioid Tolerance Could Help Pain Patients Stay on Lower Dosages . Study: Risk of Unintentional Overdose... Read More

Colorado: Hotel and Restaurant Expenses for Out-of-Town Medical Treatment Need Not Be Advanced
Posted on 23 Aug 2013 by Larson's Spotlight

Hotels and restaurants patronized by a workers’ compensation claimant during authorized travel out-of-town to obtain treatment by a specialist are not “medical providers” as that term is defined by § 8–42–101(4), C.R... Read More