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MD: IWIF Offers New Workplace Safety Materials On Dangers Of Distracted Driving

Towson, MD (CompNewsNetwork) - IWIF Workers’ Compensation Insurance ( www.iwif.com ) now offers policyholders a free workplace safety poster and safety tip sheet on the dangers of distracted driving. For Maryland drivers, a new law that bans talking on a cell phone while driving becomes law October...

Ramifications of Distracted Driving and Fleet Risk Management

By Rebecca Shafer, LowerWC.com Amaxx Risk Solutions, Inc. May 25, 2011 Do workers compensation laws need to be revised to exclude people who cause injury to themselves and others when driving distracted? And, how do employers manage this risk? As of today, a Google search showed 32 states...

Five Recent Workers’ Comp Cases You Should Know About (10/14/2011) – Hospice Nurse Distracted by Cell Phone Receives Compensation Benefits From Auto Crash

Larson's Spotlight on Cell Phone, Coal Dust, Neck Injury, Disqualification to Benefits, and Surviving Spouse Entitlement to 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' Compensation...

Five Recent Workers’ Comp Cases You Should Know About (10/14/2011) – Hospice Nurse Distracted by Cell Phone Receives Compensation Benefits From Auto Crash

Larson's Spotlight on Cell Phone, Coal Dust, Neck Injury, Disqualification to Benefits, and Surviving Spouse Entitlement to 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' Compensation...

Increase in Distracted Drivers Has Serious Ramifications for Fleet Risk Managers

By Rebecca Shafer, LowerWC.com Amaxx Risk Solutions, Inc. Do workers compensation laws need to be revised to exclude people who cause injury to themselves and others when driving distracted? And, how do employers manage this risk? As of today, a Google search showed 39 states (up from 32 in 2011...