In the workers’ compensation world, there is a long held belief that the “tie goes to the injured worker.” This is especially true when it comes to the statutes of limitations. In fact, the 4th DCA in the case of Blanchard v. WCAB (1975...
By Karen Koenig, Associate General Counsel, Longshore Division, U.S. Department of Labor, Washington, D.C.
BRB Personnel News
The membership of the Benefits Review Board has changed quite a bit in the past year. Judge Betty Jean Hall, who has been...
Here’s the second batch of advanced postings for March 2015 issue of Cal. Comp. Cases.
Lexis.com and Lexis Advance subscribers can link to the cases to read the complete headnotes and summaries.
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What does a claimant have to prove for work-related stress when their job is inherently stressful? Mantia v MoDot, 2015 MoWCLR Lexis 39 (lexis.com), 2015 MoWCLR Lexis 39 (Lexis Advance) ( April 28, 2015) charts a much lower bar for claimants to receive...