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California: Special Indemnity Benefit Provision for Volunteer Peace Officers Does Not Apply to Those Who Draw Salaries
Posted on 30 Oct 2015 by Larson's Spotlight

While California Labor Code § 4458.2 provides maximum indemnity levels to volunteer peace officers that sustain certain work-related injuries, the provision does not apply to regularly sworn, salaried peace officers, held the Supreme Court of California... Read More

Ohio: Police Officer’s Fatal Injuries Preparing for Union-Sponsored Steak Fry Found Compensable
Posted on 13 Nov 2015 by Larson's Spotlight

The widow of a police officer who sustained fatal injuries when the officer was struck by a car as he and a volunteer were engaged in setting up and running a union-sponsored steak fry was entitled to death benefits under Ohio’s Workers’ Compensation... Read More

CA: DIR Highlights New Labor Laws In The New Year
Posted on 30 Dec 2010 by

San Francisco, CA (CompNewsNetwork) - As the New Year begins, the Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) reminds employers of new labor laws becoming effective in 2011. The intent of the new legislation varies from providing more flexibility to employers... Read More