Workers' Compensation

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Maine: Employer Allowed Retroactive Credit for Portion of Payments Made While Claimant Received Social Security Benefits
Posted on 9 Feb 2018 by Thomas A. Robinson

In a case of first impression within the jurisdiction, a divided Maine Supreme Judicial Court held that the “coordination of benefits” provision in the state’s Workers’ Compensation Act, 39-A M.R.S. § 221(1) entitles an employer... Read More

California Workers' Comp Case Roundup (8/8/2014)
Posted on 8 Aug 2014 by California Compensation Cases Staff

CALIFORNIA COMPENSATION CASES Vol. 79 No. 7 July 2014 A Report of En Banc and Significant Panel Decisions of the WCAB and Selected Court Opinions of Related Interest, With a Digest of WCAB Decisions Denied Judicial Review CONTENTS OF THIS ISSUE... Read More

Kansas: Senior Citizen’s Comp Benefits Not Subject to Offset by Federal Social Security Benefits
Posted on 14 Mar 2014 by Larson's Spotlight

Kansas, like most other states, requires that an employee's workers’ compensation award be set-off by any retirement benefits he or she receives from a retirement benefits program, including benefits received under the federal Social Security... Read More

Larson’s Spotlight on Recent Cases: Employer’s OSHA Violation Falls Short as Substantial Evidence of Intentional Wrong in Tort Action
Posted on 6 Jul 2012 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson's Spotlight on OSHA Violation and Intentional Wrong, Offset of Wage Loss Benefits, Injury During Work Break, and Slip and Fall in Company Lot. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson... Read More

Larson’s Spotlight on Recent Cases: Employer’s OSHA Violation Falls Short as Substantial Evidence of Intentional Wrong in Tort Action
Posted on 6 Jul 2012 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson's Spotlight on OSHA Violation and Intentional Wrong, Offset of Wage Loss Benefits, Injury During Work Break, and Slip and Fall in Company Lot. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson... Read More