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Today is Thursday, March 21, 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: Missouri
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The Missouri Supreme Court ruled that principles of equity should have barred a former administrative law judge from seeking damages in an employment discrimination suit

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  • State: Florida
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A Florida appellate court overturned a judge’s decision allowing an employer to end its payment for the treatment of a worker suffering from exposure to

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  • State: Texas
  • Topic: SOUTH
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The Texas Division of Workers’ Compensation is lowering the discount rate used to determine the present-day value of money when settling workers’ compensation claims for

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  • State: Texas
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A teacher at the University of Texas, El Paso, received a grant to identify strategies to prevent workplace injuries that occur when tendons degenerate or

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  • State: Louisiana
  • Topic: SOUTH
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David White is returning to LWCC as vice president, chief internal auditor the Louisiana-based workers’ compensation carrier announced.

David White
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  • State: Arkansas
  • Topic: SOUTH
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The Arkansas Court of Appeals ruled that an employer was not liable for the cost of treatment that a worker had obtained 11 years after

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  • State: Texas
  • Topic: SOUTH
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Bills that would require insurers to pay the full federal price on medical services given to injured workers at Brooke Army Medical Center have passed

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  • State: Florida
  • Topic: SOUTH
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A Florida plant manager, badly burned in an explosion, is now accusing a workers' compensation carrier of playing “head games” with him over his treatment and has

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  • State: Missouri
  • Topic: SOUTH
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A Missouri appellate court last week ruled that an employer failed to present an appropriate challenge to a worker’s award of permanent total disability benefits but

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  • State: North Carolina
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Rep. Ken Goodman

The North Carolina House of Representatives voted in favor of sending one of its own members to fill the

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