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Larson’s Spotlight on Recent Cases: Injured Worker Rebuts Intoxication Presumption
Posted on 29 Oct 2012 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson's Spotlight on Intoxication Presumption, Heart Attack, Arising Out of Employment, and Death Benefits. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson's Workers'... Read More

Larson’s Spotlight on Recent Cases: Court Dismisses Injured Workers' Tort Action Against Carrier for Five-Month Delay in Medical Benefits
Posted on 27 Jul 2012 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson's Spotlight on Bad Faith Insurance Tactics, Benefits During Incarceration, Borrowing Employer, and Injury and Causation. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for... Read More

National and State-by-State Workers' Comp News Roundup: Powered by Larson's (5/29/2012)
Posted on 29 May 2012 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

Sign up for our free workers' compensation enewsletters (National or California Edition) to receive weekly news items. Sign up here to select the enewsletter of your choice. NATIONAL NEWS: 21st Annual National Workers' Compensation Conference... Read More

National and State-by-State Workers' Comp News Roundup: Powered by Larson's (6/4/2012)
Posted on 5 Jun 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: States With Low Workplace Nonfatal Injury Rates Have... Read More

Larson’s Spotlight on Recent Cases: Factual Issues Related to Fatal Shooting of Employee Preclude Summary Judgment on Exclusivity Issue
Posted on 5 Nov 2012 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson's Spotlight on Exclusive Remedy, Unusual Risk, LHWCA & Average Weekly Wage, and Hearsay Rule. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson's Workers'... Read More

Larson’s Spotlight on Recent Cases: Estate Administrator May Not Sue Employer Over Employment-Related Fatal Shooting
Posted on 17 Aug 2012 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson's Spotlight on Exclusive Remedy, Notice of Injury, Claimant's Testimony, and Death Benefits. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson's Workers'... Read More

Larson’s Spotlight on Recent Cases: Estate Administrator May Not Sue Employer Over Employment-Related Fatal Shooting
Posted on 17 Aug 2012 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson's Spotlight on Exclusive Remedy, Notice of Injury, Claimant's Testimony, and Death Benefits. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson's Workers'... Read More

Larson’s Spotlight on Recent Cases: Court Dismisses Injured Workers' Tort Action Against Carrier for Five-Month Delay in Medical Benefits
Posted on 27 Jul 2012 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson's Spotlight on Bad Faith Insurance Tactics, Benefits During Incarceration, Borrowing Employer, and Injury and Causation. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for... Read More

Larson’s Spotlight on Recent Cases: Injured Worker Rebuts Intoxication Presumption
Posted on 29 Oct 2012 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson's Spotlight on Intoxication Presumption, Heart Attack, Arising Out of Employment, and Death Benefits. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson's Workers'... Read More

Larson’s Spotlight on Recent Cases: Factual Issues Related to Fatal Shooting of Employee Preclude Summary Judgment on Exclusivity Issue
Posted on 5 Nov 2012 by Larson's Spotlight

Larson's Spotlight on Exclusive Remedy, Unusual Risk, LHWCA & Average Weekly Wage, and Hearsay Rule. Larson's surveys the latest case developments that you need to know about. Thomas A. Robinson, the staff writer for Larson's Workers'... Read More

Kids’ Chance of America - Protecting the Dream - Workers’ Memorial Day
Posted on 28 Apr 2011 by Peggy Hassler

Every mother and father, no matter where in the world, no matter what culture, no matter what background, has at least one thing in common. All parents want things to be better for their kids than things were for them. They want their kids to be smarter... Read More

WA: Workplace Deaths Rises
Posted on 18 Feb 2011 by workerscompensation.com

Tumwater, WA (CompNewsNetwork) - Workplace deaths in Washington state climbed in 2010, with 86 men and women killed due to job-related trauma, according to a report on work-related fatalities the Department of Labor & Industries (L&I) released... Read More

National and State-by-State Workers' Comp News Roundup: Powered by Larson's (6/4/2012)
Posted on 5 Jun 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: States With Low Workplace Nonfatal Injury Rates Have... Read More

SC: Fatal Work Injuries Fall To Record Low In 2009
Posted on 20 Aug 2010 by workerscompensation.com

Columbia, SC (CompNewsNetwork) - A preliminary total of 73 fatal work injuries were recorded in South Carolina in 2009, down from a final count of 87 fatal work injuries in 2008. The 2009 total represents the smallest annual preliminary total since the... Read More

OR: DCBS Published Quarterly Fatality Report
Posted on 23 Jul 2010 by workerscompensation.com

Portland, OR (CompNewsNetwork) - The Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services has posted the Quarterly Fatality Report for the 2nd quarter of 2010 (04/01/2010-06/30/2010). DCBS has received notification of two compensable fatalities accepted... Read More