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Today is Saturday, January 25, 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: Ohio
  • Topic: NORTH
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An Ohio appellate court upheld a worker’s entitlement to an enhanced award of workers’ compensation benefits based on his employer’s violation of several specific safety

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  • State: Wisconsin
  • Topic: NORTH
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The Wisconsin state Senate unanimously confirmed Caleb Frostman as secretary of the Department of Workforce Development, the agency that administers the state’s workers’ compensation and

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  • State: New Jersey
  • Topic: NORTH
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Starting this week, workers who lose fingers, toes, hands or feet in a work accident will see improved benefits for the first time in years,

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  • State: Ohio
  • Topic: NORTH
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An occupational therapist in northeast Ohio has been barred from treating injured workers and was sentenced to five years' probation and a $2,500 fine after

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  • State: Connecticut
  • Topic: NORTH
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The Appellate Court of Connecticut ruled that the law does not impose a duty of care on a patient to avoid negligent conduct that causes

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  • State: New York
  • Topic: NORTH
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A truck driver who received benefits for a work injury last summer has been charged with fraud after he was found to be mowing lawns

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  • State: Wisconsin
  • Topic: NORTH
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The Wisconsin Senate has approved Senate Bill 511, which would make it easier for some first responders to qualify for workers' compensation benefits when diagnosed

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  • State: Minnesota
  • Topic: NORTH
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A Minnesota construction company may have taken misclassification of workers to a new level, going so far as to create fake companies for workers so

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  • State: Nebraska
  • Topic: NORTH
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The Nebraska Supreme Court upheld a denial of benefits to a worker, finding she had deliberately fired a nail gun into her own head.

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  • State: New York
  • Topic: NORTH
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A New York appellate court ruled that a law school graduate was entitled to attorney fees for the services she provided to an injured worker

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