The Texas Division of Workers’ Compensation announced that the maximum temporary income benefit is increasing Oct. 1.
At the same time, the division announced that… Read more »
The West Virginia Supreme Court upheld the denial of a worker’s request to expand the scope of her claim and for additional treatment.
Case: Lambert v.… Read more »
The West Virginia Supreme Court upheld a denial of benefits for a worker’s alleged knee injury.
Case: Lambert v. Contura Energy Inc., No. 21-0868, 09/14/2023,… Read more »
The U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration said Friday that it cited a Florida contractor following the fatal fall of a worker through a roof… Read more »
The Arkansas Court of Appeals ruled that a caregiver was not entitled to additional treatment or benefits for her injured hip.
Case: Gant v. First… Read more »
The West Virginia Supreme Court ruled that a worker failed to prove his torn rotator cuff had been caused by an on-the-job injury.
Case: Clagg… Read more »
The West Virginia Supreme Court upheld a denial of benefits for a heavy equipment operator’s carpal tunnel claim.
Case: Trent v. Coronado Group LLC, No.… Read more »
The West Virginia Supreme Court ruled that a worker failed to prove his entitlement to a higher permanent partial disability award for his injuries from… Read more »
The West Virginia Supreme Court unanimously upheld a 5% permanent partial disability award to a coal company employee for his back injury.
Case: Kennedy v.… Read more »
The Kentucky Division of Occupational Safety and Health is holding a free, four-day training event in October.
The event will include sessions exploring effective safety… Read more »
Sep 27, 2023
Payers face numerous challenges in managing pharmacy care in workers’ compensation. Opioids, emerg …
Sep 27-29, 2023
Conference Topics: The Future of Occupational Health Work Comp Court Case Review Unsung Hereos of …
Oct 7-12, 2023
Saturday, October 7th Advocates of WILG and Firm Sponsor Appreciation Event TBD (Invitation only …