Workers' Compensation

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Sex, Lies and Videotape: Injured worker's pornographic videos posted on the Internet show violation of his medical restrictions
Posted on 24 Jan 2011 by Robin E. Kobayashi

Note: This is the first in a series on the use of the Internet and social media as evidence in workers’ compensation cases. Mark Zuckerberg, CEO of Facebook, has said “You have one identity. The days of you having a different image for... Read More

OH: Industrial Commission Launches Video Hearings
Posted on 20 Jul 2010 by

Columbus, OH (CompNewsNetwork) - To increase efficiency while saving hundreds of thousands of dollars annually in Ohio workers’ compensation premiums, the Industrial Commission of Ohio (IC) has launched video hearings. The first video hearings... Read More

MO: Employers Must Release Videos of Claimants, Sometimes
Posted on 16 Jun 2011 by Martin Klug

A court of appeals dramatically changed the rules of discovery regarding surveillance videos in Missouri worker's compensation. A claimant is entitled to a surveillance video even after the Missouri legislature specifically changed the law to... Read More