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Today is Tuesday, February 19, 2019 -
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: Ohio
  • Topic: NORTH
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The Ohio Supreme Court ruled that the doctrine of res judicata barred an injured worker from challenging the calculation of his average weekly wage after

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  • State: Ohio
  • Topic: NORTH
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  • - Average time spent on item: 152 minutes
  • - Popular with: Medical
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A Bellefontaine woman who worked as a receptionist while claiming to be disabled owes the Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation nearly $19,000 following her conviction last

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  • State: New York
  • Topic: NORTH
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A Manhattan pain doctor who treated injured workers pleaded guilty this week to accepting bribes from Insys Therapeutics, which is now the subject of nationwide

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  • State: Ohio
  • Topic: NORTH
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Ohio law enforcement agencies will be able to purchase new and additional bullet-proof vests, thanks to another $500,000 from the Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation.

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  • State: Ohio
  • Topic: NORTH
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The Ohio Supreme Court ruled that the Industrial Commission can compel an injured worker to submit to additional medical examinations if it explains why they

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  • State: Ohio
  • Topic: NORTH
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A musical instrument manufacturer in Ohio has been issued federal safety citations for allegedly exposing workers to copper dust and machine hazards.

Conn-Selmer Inc. was

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  • State: Kansas
  • Topic: NORTH
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  • - Average time spent on item: 21 minutes
  • - Popular with: Legal
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An injured worker would not have to wait for a claim to be filed or even for approval from the employer before seeking up to

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  • State: Indiana
  • Topic: NORTH
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An Indiana Senate committee has approved a bill that would require state agencies to keep a close watch on companies that misclassify workers as independent

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  • State: Ohio
  • Topic: NORTH
  • -  107 views
  • - Average time spent on item: 16 minutes
  • - Popular with: Legal
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The Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation will hold a public hearing March 22 to review proposed changes to fee schedules for medical providers, hospital outpatient

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  • State: Nebraska
  • Topic: NORTH
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  • - Average time spent on item: 64 minutes
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The Nebraska Court of Appeals declined to exercise jurisdiction over a suit between an out-of-state employer and the Applied Underwriters Captive Risk Assurance Co. over

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