en-us Worker's Compensation Top News Stories Top Workers', Workman's, Workmen's Compensation News Stories Wed, 21 Oct 2020 20:33:18 -0700 Zend_Feed_Writer 1.12.19 (http://framework.zend.com) https://www.workcompcentral.com/news/index news@workcompcentral.com (WorkCompCentral) WorkCompCentral Truck Driver Can't Proceed With Tort Suit for Alleged Assault by Warehouse Worker Tue, 20 Oct 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/6a33787e5b623b7e7a90068bb0140b0bcdc6ad6c 6a33787e5b623b7e7a90068bb0140b0bcdc6ad6c Settlement Doesn't Trigger Filing Period for Second Injury Fund Claim Wed, 14 Oct 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/0a1b0762a65daea99fbc0558343b63f358b4bea3 0a1b0762a65daea99fbc0558343b63f358b4bea3 Worker's Claim Against Second Injury Fund Untimely Fri, 09 Oct 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/bd4182d98d582bae49dfd2ba54662fe27ed5902b bd4182d98d582bae49dfd2ba54662fe27ed5902b Testimony Properly Excluded in Civil Suit Over Trucker's Death Fri, 02 Oct 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/45a8e107c1e34d7604cf9f4e155752f03791c103 45a8e107c1e34d7604cf9f4e155752f03791c103 Court Revives Hairdresser's Claim for Mesothelioma Thu, 01 Oct 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/807e8d9243f94f0c884d8f39f3261048852ad9ec 807e8d9243f94f0c884d8f39f3261048852ad9ec No Second Injury Fund Benefits for Worker With 3 Successive Injuries Fri, 28 Aug 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/588d9387d94e5ddf870161a25b2e3fbb4f0250d2 588d9387d94e5ddf870161a25b2e3fbb4f0250d2 Line of Duty Compensation Fund Not Liable for Police Chief's Fatal Heart Attack Wed, 26 Aug 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/746c4b82f8cf14154422b627d2a115294ec21c50 746c4b82f8cf14154422b627d2a115294ec21c50 Worker Can't Recover From Automobile Liability Carrier Fri, 07 Aug 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/dbc8d36c2bad44e3d2cb2a2ccb3505c6de169faa dbc8d36c2bad44e3d2cb2a2ccb3505c6de169faa Court Tosses PTD Award for Worker With Pre-Existing Psychological Conditions Thu, 06 Aug 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/8c399b74fc77ff20b7d434999d538d0f3cece3de 8c399b74fc77ff20b7d434999d538d0f3cece3de Court Clarifies 2nd Injury Fund Liability Mon, 27 Jul 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/f6e0abe151eca01ce24273bf10302279e0743221 f6e0abe151eca01ce24273bf10302279e0743221 Worker's PTD Benefits Don't Go to Wife, Children After His Death Thu, 16 Jul 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/35217c82dffd88c597550695561f4fc1714e4d83 35217c82dffd88c597550695561f4fc1714e4d83 Commission Wrongly Sets Worker's MMI Date Fri, 10 Jul 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/db1312e6ab3b373b39323fd75f4e940af1ed2ad8 db1312e6ab3b373b39323fd75f4e940af1ed2ad8 Second Injury Fund Has Liability for PTD Worker's Asymptomatic Pre-Existing Conditions Thu, 09 Jul 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/f96c2966093016b3c55fce450f59c77d6c6099f3 f96c2966093016b3c55fce450f59c77d6c6099f3 Split Court Overturns Dismissal of Widow's FELA Claim Thu, 25 Jun 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/edbd0b46401d01649f3e611cc76e75517c314e9e edbd0b46401d01649f3e611cc76e75517c314e9e Postage Flub Sinks Employer's Appeal Fri, 12 Jun 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/bf843fd718479eb2913daa2f29f3b7e2b05e80c8 bf843fd718479eb2913daa2f29f3b7e2b05e80c8 Court Rebukes Commission for Failing to Provide Complete Record for Worker's Appeal Thu, 11 Jun 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/547417466808967026980c3346497b7e001e097b 547417466808967026980c3346497b7e001e097b Out-of-State Worker Can't Maintain Tort Suit Against Supervisor Thu, 28 May 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/dc0770f302d3f405b47fa050d45418d32baa76b5 dc0770f302d3f405b47fa050d45418d32baa76b5 Director Allows Out-of-State Doctors to Continue Telemedicine Tue, 19 May 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/264368efaa16273a35464dc2e9028d3acd53d2da 264368efaa16273a35464dc2e9028d3acd53d2da Nurse's COVID-19 Death Could Pave Way for Compensability, Despite No Presumption Mon, 18 May 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/4ae56473e00fbb9dc3dc9c5df3c0324c2d525f01 4ae56473e00fbb9dc3dc9c5df3c0324c2d525f01 Supreme Court Denies Litigation Expenses for Worker who Won Disability Discrimination Claim Thu, 14 May 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/b2462abb1fdb9887cd03990d6a9e4431ebcb5468 b2462abb1fdb9887cd03990d6a9e4431ebcb5468 Court Upholds Award of Benefits on Claim Pursued by Personal Representative of Worker's Estate Wed, 29 Apr 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/f43dcbc480e631f71a0e0cd60284a65de1f0aed7 f43dcbc480e631f71a0e0cd60284a65de1f0aed7 Employer Can't Bar Worker From Presenting Additional Evidence Fri, 24 Apr 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/ce9a5c66b3ce9bc75e1c7c0991cc81ca0a9e46b9 ce9a5c66b3ce9bc75e1c7c0991cc81ca0a9e46b9 No Benefits for Correctional Officer With Knee Injury Thu, 23 Apr 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/a75506d31c6554e33771381d4fef858ab42cdcab a75506d31c6554e33771381d4fef858ab42cdcab Court Clarifies Applicable Law for Claim Against 2nd Injury Fund Wed, 22 Apr 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/29ed93b0e61915f59b5606f0af573b117fe682dc 29ed93b0e61915f59b5606f0af573b117fe682dc