David J. DePaolo
10/02/59 - 7/17/16
Expectations for California's 2017 legislative session for the most part held true: Although there was some debate on bills addressing utilization review and victims of… Read more »
As treatment of injured workers’ opioid addiction is finding its way into more workers’ comp claims, the industry’s next debate could turn out to be… Read more »
An employee who slipped and fell on wet pavement while walking to her car to take a lunch break is not eligible for workers' compensation… Read more »
Pennsylvania lawmakers won't be taking out another loan from the state's workers' compensation guaranty fund to help plug a $2 billion hole in the state's budget.
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The Kansas Court of Appeals ruled that a meatpacking employee who was fired for striking her supervisor was not eligible for a work disability award… Read more »
The Maryland Court of Special Appeals ruled that a former school teacher’s workers’ compensation benefits were not subject to an offset for the disability retirement… Read more »
The Washington state Department of Labor and Industries on Wednesday recommended a 2.5% workers’ compensation rate cut for 2018.
The department said the proposed rate… Read more »
A divided West Virginia Supreme Court ruled that a clerical worker was entitled to benefits for her carpal tunnel syndrome.
Case: Casteel-Ellison v. New River… Read more »
Clarissa M. Rodriguez of Queens County has been appointed chair of the New York State Workers’ Compensation Board to replace Kenneth Munnelly, who retired last… Read more »
The owner of a compounding pharmacy in Pompano Beach, Florida, and his employee have been convicted of health care fraud and conspiracy in a scheme… Read more »
Sep 29, 2017
Join the AWWC Ambassadors at the Don Cesar on St. Pete Beach. Hear from our special guest speaker, …
Oct 2-5, 2017
The IAIABC Convention is the premier conference of the Association, where workers' compensation le …
Oct 8-10, 2017
Conference Overview: The SIIA National Conference & Expo is the world’s largest event focused e …