Workers' Compensation

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Virginia: Repetitive Trauma Generally Cannot Support Comp Claim
Posted on 4 Oct 2018 by Thomas A. Robinson

A Virginia appellate court reiterated the general rule that in order to recover under the state’s Worker’ Compensation Act, a claimant must demonstrate an “identifiable incident” or “sudden precipitating event” that... Read More

Illinois: Workers’ Comp Arbitrators Sue the Governor to Keep Their Jobs Post-Reform
Posted on 14 Jul 2011 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

The Springfield State-Journal Register reports that five appointed arbitrators on the Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission, Kathleen A. Hagan, Joseph V. Prieto, Richard A. Peterson, Peter Akemann, and Gilberto Galicia, have sued Illinois Governor... Read More