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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
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Motor vehicle accidents, along with slips and falls, are the cause of about half of all claims above $1 million, according to a National Council

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Of all the medical treatments now available for injured workers, physical therapy and rehabilitation may be ideally suited for video-based telehealth sessions.

Craig

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  • State: Iowa
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The Iowa Court of Appeals ruled that a worker's failure to provide an adequate record for judicial review required reinstatement of a decision denying her request

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  • State: Maryland
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The Maryland Court of Special Appeals ruled that a public safety officer’s weekly salary dictates the combined amount he can receive in workers’ compensation and retirement

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The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration has issued more than $500,000 in fines for safety violations that resulted in eight deaths and dozens of injuries

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  • State: California
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The California Division of Workers’ Compensation announced that it will start conducting all court proceedings telephonically on April 13.

The division on Friday said it

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  • State: New York
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A New York appellate court upheld the dismissal of a worker’s Labor Law claim for his injuries at a construction site.

Case: Nalbone v. Vanderbilt

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  • State: New York
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A New York appellate court ruled that a worker who suffered two back injuries was entitled to wage-loss benefits following his second accident.

Case: Matter

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  • State: New Mexico
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The New Mexico Workers’ Compensation Administration announced it will continue to operate telephonically for mediations and hearings as well as most of its day-to-day operations through

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  • State: New Jersey
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The Occupational Safety and Health Administration fined a New Jersey manufacturer $151,329 for safety violations after a worker suffered an amputation in a workplace accident.

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