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Today is Monday, October 15, 2018 -
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: California
  • Topic: Top
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California’s Labor Code and Medical-Legal Fee Schedule both appear to allow a primary treating physician to perform a comprehensive medical-legal report, but the laws and

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  • National
  • Topic: Top
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Low-back pain may be losing ground as one of the top causes of workers’ comp claims, according to a new study that found lower-back injuries

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  • State: Tennessee
  • Topic: Top
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Tennessee employers may have been expecting an early Christmas present this year after the National Council on Compensation Insurance recommended one of the largest rate decreases

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  • State: California
  • Topic: WEST
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California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones has approved the Workers’ Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau’s regulatory filing, which makes amendments to uniform statistical reporting and experience rating.

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  • State: Connecticut
  • Topic: NORTH
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A Connecticut janitor is accused of collecting $17,408 in workers’ compensation benefits while continuing to work in the same job. 

Ronald Gordillo, 34, of Manchester,

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  • State: California
  • Topic: WEST
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The California Public Utilities Commission fined the Bay Area Rapid Transit agency $1.3 million for safety violations that allowed a commuter train to hit and

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  • State: Virginia
  • Topic: SOUTH
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The Virginia Supreme Court last week ruled that an employer has a duty to protect its employees' family members from potential exposure to asbestos fibers

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  • State: Pennsylvania
  • Topic: NORTH
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The Commonwealth Court ruled that a worker was entitled to reinstatement of total disability status following the Pennsylvania Supreme Court’s invalidation of the state's impairment

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The Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services has released a report that ranks New York, followed by California, as the most expensive states in

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  • State: California
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Criminal charges have been filed against a Northern California nursery worker who is accused of exaggerating the extent of her injuries, Intercare Holdings Insurance Services

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