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States With Low Workplace Nonfatal Injury Rates Have High Fatality Rates & Vice Versa.
Workers Comp Insurers Spend $1.4B Annually on Opioids, Which Add More Costs, Delays.
WCGuru to Provide Live Blogging at National Workers' Compensation Conference 2012.
CA: Insurance Commissioner Approves 8.25% Premium Rate Increase.
CA: Insurance Commissioner Announces Bill to Help Fight Insurance Fraud.
CA: DWC Surveys Copy Service Users.
CA: WCAB Adopts New and Amended Rules Relating to Lien Claims.
CA: Jury Awards $520K to Employee Fired for Disability Suffered On the Job.
FL: FWCJUA Committee Recommends $12.25 M Policyholder Dividend.
FL: Claimant's Attorney Tom Hedler Named Rising Star by Super Lawyers.
FL: ADT Security Firm Adds On-Site Health Clinics for Workers and Their Families.
IL: Claimant's Attorney Kim Presbrey Passes Away.
IN: WCB Posts 2012 Self-Insurance Applications and Guidelines.
IA: Governor Vetoes Funding for WCD Chief Deputy Commissioner Position.
LA: Governor Signs HB 931 E-Filing of Injury Reports.
MI: Accident Fund Celebrates 100 Years of Services.
NE: WCC Notes Error in Medical Fee Schedule Effective 6/1/2012.
NY: NYCIRB Revises Tables of Excess Loss Pure Premium Factors Eff. 10/1/12.
NC: IC Announces EDI Trading Partners Training Dates.
OR: Lou Savage Appointed Oregon Insurance Commissioner.
OR: WCD Seeks Advisory Committee Members Re Rulemaking on EDI; Medical Bill Data.
OR: WCD Seeks Advisory Committee Members Re Disability Rating Standards Rules.
OR: DCBS Posts 1Q 2012 Workplace Fatality Report.
PA: Insurance Dept Levies $16.8M Fine Against AIG Re Premium Taxes, Assessments.
SC: WCC Sends Mediation Rules to General Assembly for Approval.
TX: DWC Finalizes Health Care Providers Pain Management (Opioid) Plan-Based Audit.
TX: High Court Upholds Substantial Verdict for Terminated Injured Worker.
WV: Governor Announces $2.7M Savings in Workers Comp Premiums.