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Idaho: Family Barred from Suing Employer for Wrongful Death in Spite of Safety Issues
Posted on 4 Jan 2019 by Thomas A. Robinson

Where an Idaho employee sustained fatal injuries when the exposed driveshaft of her employer’s “picking table" caught her hair and pulled her into the machine, her family could not maintain a wrongful death action against the employer;... Read More

Temp Nation: Standing Up for the Walking Dead
Posted on 23 Jan 2015 by Karen C. Yotis

Karen C. Yotis, Esq., a Feature Resident Columnist for the LexisNexis Workers’ Compensation eNewsletter , provides insights into workplace issues and the nuts and bolts of the workers’ comp world. Temporary workers are having a decidedly... Read More

Larson’s Spotlight on Recent Cases: Claimant’s PTSD Claim Held Timely Four Years After the Fact
Posted on 12 Apr 2012 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson's Spotlight on Mental Trauma, RICO and Exclusive Remedy, Safety Violations, Off-Duty Injury and Tort Action Against Employer . Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer... Read More

Larson’s Spotlight on Recent Cases: Claimant’s PTSD Claim Held Timely Four Years After the Fact
Posted on 12 Apr 2012 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson's Spotlight on Mental Trauma, RICO and Exclusive Remedy, Safety Violations, Off-Duty Injury and Tort Action Against Employer . Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer... Read More

MD: MOSH Issues Record Penalty of $1M Against Poultry Processor for Safety Violations
Posted on 6 Jun 2010 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

Eastern Shore poultry processor cited for 51 violations after worker seriously injured BALTIMORE, MD - Alexander M. Sanchez, Secretary of Labor, Licensing and Regulation, announced Friday that the department's Maryland Occupational Safety and Health... Read More

MSHA's Statement on Ruling and Citations Disputed by Massey
Posted on 9 Jun 2010 by workerscompensation.com

Arlington , VA (CompNewsNetwork) - Joseph A. Main, assistant secretary of the U.S. Department of Labor's Mine Safety and Health Administration, issued the following statement on a ruling in the Tiller No. 1 Mine pattern of violations case: "As... Read More