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Today is Saturday, July 11, 2020 -
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: Michigan
  • Topic: NORTH
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A federal appellate court rejected a worker’s racketeering claim against her employer for the alleged practice of underpaying employees for overtime and underreporting payroll to the

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  • State: New York
  • Topic: NORTH
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A New York appellate court upheld the denial of a widow’s claim for death benefits because she failed to comply with regulatory requirements for submitting medical

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  • State: New York
  • Topic: NORTH
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A New York appellate court ruled that a construction worker is not entitled to summary judgment on his Labor Law claim for an alleged fall from

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  • State: Minnesota
  • Topic: NORTH
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The Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry is hosting a virtual question and answer session July 22 for insurers, self-insured employers and third-party administrators wanting

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  • State: New York
  • Topic: NORTH
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A New York appellate court ruled that a group of property owners was not entitled to summary judgment dismissing a worker’s Labor Law and negligence

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  • State: New York
  • Topic: NORTH
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A New York appellate court partially revived an injured ironworker’s Labor Law claim for injuries he allegedly sustained when a trash bin fell on his foot.

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  • State: Kansas
  • Topic: NORTH
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The Kansas Court of Appeals rejected a criminal defendant’s constitutional challenges to an order requiring him to pay restitution to a workers’ compensation insurance carrier.

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Worker and minority advocates in two Northeast states hit hard by the pandemic are calling for action on presumption bills for essential workers.

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  • State: New York
  • Topic: NORTH
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A New York appellate court ruled that a worker could proceed with his Labor Law and negligence claims based on his slip and fall on

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  • State: New York
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A New York appellate court upheld the dismissal of a mother’s tort claim for the death of her 14-year-old son who was illegally employed at a

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