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Allergy to Wood Stain Renders Claimant PTD
Posted on 3 Dec 2013 by Martin Klug

Claimant, 56, was found unable to work after he developed an allergic reaction to applying stain , varnish, insulation texture and spraying fire retardants working for a company in the Branson area. Knepper v Midwest Coating of Mid Missouri, 2013 Mo WCLR... Read More

California: Labor Code Does Not Permit Defendant to Bury Its Head in the Sand to Dodge Its Obligations
Posted on 22 Apr 2013 by Calif. WCAB Noteworthy Panel Decisions Reporter

In The Romano Trust v. The Kroger Co . , 2013 Cal. Wrk. Comp. P.D. LEXIS --, a WCAB panel declared it had rarely encountered a case in which a defendant “has exhibited such blithe disregard for its legal and ethical obligation to provide medical... Read More

CA: Cal Chamber Says Workers' Comp Presumptions Bill Is Job Killer
Posted on 19 May 2010 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

SACRAMENTO, CA - The California Chamber of Commerce yesterday released its annual list of “job killer” bills, calling attention to 37 bills which would have a negative impact on California’s competitiveness and job climate if they were... Read More