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Iowa: Trial Court Has Jurisdiction to Hear Emotional Distress Claim Associated With Whistle-Blowing Activity
Posted on 30 Aug 2013 by Larson's Spotlight

An Iowa appellate court recently affirmed, in relevant part, a trial court's denial of defendants’ motion for judgment N.O.V., and for new trial, after a jury returned a verdict in favor of plaintiff on his claim of intentional infliction of... Read More

Statement By OSHA Assistant Secretary On GAO Whistleblower Protection Program Report
Posted on 17 Sep 2010 by workerscompensation.com

Washington, DC (CompNewsNetwork) - The U.S. Government Accountability Office today issued a report titled, "Whistleblower Protection: Sustained Management Attention Needed to Address Long-standing Program Weaknesses." In response, Occupational... Read More

OSHA Publishes Final Rule Establishing Procedures For Handling Nuclear Retaliation Complaints
Posted on 11 Mar 2011 by workerscompensation.com

Washington, DC (CompNewsNetwork) - The Occupational Safety and Health Administration recently published a final rule that makes the procedures for handling whistleblower retaliation complaints under the Energy Reorganization Act of 1974 and six environmental... Read More

US Secretary Solis Renews Charter Of NSH Advisory Committee
Posted on 1 Nov 2010 by workerscompensation.com

Washington, DC (CompNewsNetwork) - Secretary of Labor Hilda L. Solis today renewed the charter of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration's National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health. The charter will expire in two years... Read More

National and State-by-State Workers' Comp News Roundup Powered by Larson's (12/3/2012)
Posted on 3 Dec 2012 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

Sign up here for our free workers' compensation enewsletters (National or California Edition) to receive weekly news items. Be sure to select the enewsletter of your choice. NATIONAL NEWS: WCRI Executive Director Explains How to Keep Lawyers... Read More