The Connecticut Division of Criminal Justice announced that a New Haven teacher has been charged with illegally collecting $16,053 in workers’ compensation benefits.
Pamela Reichbart,… Read more »
The owner of an employment agency was ordered to pay more than $150,000 in restitution as part of her sentence for a workers’ compensation premium… Read more »
The West Virginia Supreme Court upheld the denial of a worker’s request for opioid medications.
Case: Becca v. Eagle Manufacturing, No. 21-0855, 09/14/2023, published.
Facts:… Read more »
A California appellate court upheld the dismissal of claims against the state for injuries to the employees of contractors hired to help fight the 2018… Read more »
A New York appellate court overturned a penalty against an attorney for State Insurance Fund, finding she had reasonable grounds for challenging an administrative determination… Read more »
The West Virginia Supreme Court ruled that a worker’s widow was entitled to benefits for his death from excessive heat exposure on his second day on the… Read more »
The Utah Court of Appeals upheld a determination that a worker’s medical condition was caused by his years of chemical exposure at work.
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The U.S. Department of Labor announced that its Occupational Safety and Health Administration launched a new initiative aimed at improving worker protections from the risks… Read more »
The West Virginia Supreme Court issued two separate opinions addressing the same worker’s claim, upholding his 8% permanent partial disability award and denying his requests… Read more »
A New York appellate court overturned a schedule loss of use award to a worker, finding the Workers’ Compensation Board’s assessment of the medical evidence… Read more »
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