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Today is Sunday, December 17, 2017 -
A message to our readers:


The team at WorkCompCentral is stunned and deeply saddened by David DePaolo's sudden departure from this world. He passed away Sunday, July 17 in a motorcycle accident. However, we are all committed to carry on and continue to fulfill David's vision of providing workers compensation professionals with the most unbiased news, education and resources in the industry. We will also strive to make this year's Comp Laude® Awards & Gala event the best ever. The Comp Laude® event encapsulates his vision and passion for the industry. David was very proud of the team that he had assembled and we are working very hard to support each other and our valued customers.

Some of David's favorite charities:
Kids Chance of California or Angel Flight West.







David J. DePaolo
10/02/59 - 7/17/16

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  • State: Maryland
  • Topic: SOUTH
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The Court of Special Appeals on Wednesday rebuked a doctor who treated injured workers, for his practice of writing prescriptions for oxycodone for patients in bars,

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  • State: West Virginia
  • Topic: SOUTH
  • -  367 views
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The West Virginia Supreme Court unanimously ruled that a drill operator was entitled to benefits for pneumoconiosis based on his workplace exposure to coal and

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  • State: West Virginia
  • Topic: SOUTH
  • -  271 views
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Gov. Jim Justice has appointed his fired chief of staff to the Workers’ Compensation Board of Review, a three-member panel that hears appeals of comp

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  • State: South Carolina
  • Topic: SOUTH
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The South Carolina Workers’ Compensation Commission has approved a maximum weekly workers’ compensation benefit rate of $838.21 effective Jan. 1, a 3.9% increase over the

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  • State: West Virginia
  • Topic: SOUTH
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A divided West Virginia Supreme Court overturned a denial of authorization for a worker’s knee replacement surgery following an on-the-job fall.

Case: Mines v. ABB

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  • State: Oklahoma
  • Topic: SOUTH
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Kim Bailey, executive director of the Oklahoma Workers’ Compensation Commission, is stepping down for a position with another state agency, the commission announced Wednesday.

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  • State: Virginia
  • Topic: SOUTH
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The Virginia Workers’ Compensation Commission officially began full operations Wednesday in its new headquarters, the former Media General building at 333 E. Franklin St. in

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  • State: Kentucky
  • Topic: SOUTH
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  • - Popular with: Legal
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The Kentucky Court of Appeals overturned an administrative determination that an injured worker’s entitlement to permanent partial disability benefits would terminate when he reaches Social Security

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  • State: Georgia
  • Topic: SOUTH
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An insurance salesman in Franklin who served a stint as mayor of the city was arrested on felony insurance fraud charges, the Georgia State Board of

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  • State: Louisiana
  • Topic: SOUTH
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A Louisiana appellate court ruled that a worker failed to establish his claims of retaliation, discrimination and assault against the Shell Exploration and Production Co.

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