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Uninsured Employer Unable to Seek Contribution/Indemnity From Third Party in Wrongful Death Action

An employer purchased a used posthole digger for use in its operations. While using the posthole digger and tractor to do fencing work, an employee became entangled in the auger blade and died as a result of his injuries. When the employee's widow...

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Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter 10/30/2009 - Recent Arrests, Charges & Convictions

Each week we'll be surveying what the media, state agencies, insurance companies, and others report in terms of workers' comp fraud. Just like a police blotter, our workers' comp fraud blotter lists recent arrests, charges, and convictions...

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Corporate America, Train Thy Front Line Manager Well on the Ways of Workers' Comp

It is said that a company is only as good as its worst employee. It would stand to reason then, that how a company handles a workers' compensation claim is largely only going to be as good as the skill, knowledge and commitment of the front line manager...

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Maryland Commissioner Cynthia S. Miraglia Receives Women’s Bar Association Award

Baltimore, MD (CompNewsNetwork) - The Maryland Workers' Compensation Commission is proud to announce that Commissioner Cynthia S. Miraglia is a recipient of the Women's Bar Association of Maryland's prestigious Rita C. Davidson Award for 2009...

California Compensation Cases Staff
Cal. Comp. Cases November Advanced Postings 10/29/2009

Here’s the first batch of advanced postings for the November 2009 issue of California Compensation Cases. Lexis.com subscribers can link to the cases below. Louwana Knoll Petitioner v. Workers' Compensation Appeals Board, State of California...

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Texas Mutual Hires Mike Dileo to Oversee Claim Operations

AUSTIN , TX - Texas Mutual Insurance Company has hired Mike Dileo as senior vice president claims. Dileo has 15 years’ experience managing claim, underwriting, loss prevention and premium audit operations. He comes to Texas Mutual from the Louisiana...