Barry Lipton, a senior actuary at the National Council on Compensation Insurance, did a quick review of a few ways work comp and group health differ, and… Read more »
Monumental changes in how and where work is performed create new risk and safety challenges. The recent session at the RIMS 2019 Annual Conference & Exhibition… Read more »
In its original form, Assembly Bill 1107 was supposed to give relief to injured workers who were being wrongly denied access to treatment.
In 2018, I penned Territorial Jurisdiction in Workers' Compensation. The litigation mentioned there involved a cancerous condition called mesothelioma. That post included a link to the Mayo… Read more »
I do not believe that interference with workers’ compensation rights are subject to vindication under the equal protection clause of the United States Constitution (even… Read more »
Why do so many advocates stumble when it comes to preparing for mediation?
Perhaps the most important thing… Read more »
An employee leased to another company (ER) — a placement agency (PA) — does not have the rights and benefits available to a regular employee.… Read more »
Just like all of us, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services makes occasional errors. Believe it or not, the government is not infallible.
Let's face it: The Workers' Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau (WCIRB) has put a target on injured workers suffering from cumulative trauma.
One of the most contentious issues in this year’s Sacramento legislative session is the debate over several bills that would define who is designated an employee… Read more »
May 21-23, 2019
The 2019 CLM Workers Compensation Conference is a fully reinvented event that offers unprecedented …
May 29, 2019
Overview: This free webinar introduces students to different methods of pain management. Examinin …
Jun 9-12, 2019
The 2019 NCSI Annual Meeting and Solutions Expo will be held at the Hyatt Regency Grand Cypress in …