en-us Worker's Compensation Top News Stories Top Workers', Workman's, Workmen's Compensation News Stories Wed, 21 Oct 2020 21:01:24 -0700 Zend_Feed_Writer 1.12.19 (http://framework.zend.com) https://www.workcompcentral.com/news/index news@workcompcentral.com (WorkCompCentral) WorkCompCentral Court Admonishes Lawyers in Case That Highlights Medical Fee Dispute Issues Tue, 13 Oct 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/d5e60b236f66b756b7fa925ebe6832ac47826f7b d5e60b236f66b756b7fa925ebe6832ac47826f7b NJCRIB Delays Annual Rate Filing Tue, 29 Sep 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/62c5fe45a0b5fe87849681b9e4162f1877f6fbe2 62c5fe45a0b5fe87849681b9e4162f1877f6fbe2 NJCRIB Extends Manual Amendments Through 2020 Mon, 28 Sep 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/baf9e4a138aee22e43f4fa7a1eaf56972c15d8fd baf9e4a138aee22e43f4fa7a1eaf56972c15d8fd Committee Approves Clarification to Enhanced Hand-Foot Benefits Law Fri, 25 Sep 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/a44524dcca21d7d9c8c2e64ca8282b84d1680b36 a44524dcca21d7d9c8c2e64ca8282b84d1680b36 Doctor Files $100M Lawsuit After Being Cleared of Kickback Allegations Mon, 21 Sep 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/feaf4d1e02ab558d8933b81665c3e730ecc5c2db feaf4d1e02ab558d8933b81665c3e730ecc5c2db Murphy Signs Presumption Bill Into Law Tue, 15 Sep 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/e23fdd68988048c9f6947f72e05f4f9baa7e631e e23fdd68988048c9f6947f72e05f4f9baa7e631e Assembly Approves Bill Clarifying That Hand-Foot Law Applies to Pending Claims Mon, 31 Aug 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/5992d1dd422de2d1bf660d573230e00155898005 5992d1dd422de2d1bf660d573230e00155898005 Staffing Service Worker Can't Maintain Suit Against Employer's Client Mon, 17 Aug 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/e09942c5ec7b5ba56265e69ae36402b9f21bd37d e09942c5ec7b5ba56265e69ae36402b9f21bd37d NJCRIB Mandates Electronic Submission of Inquiries, Documents Wed, 05 Aug 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/9eda371ffcada96177288bb6045efc9d4b4e6cbc 9eda371ffcada96177288bb6045efc9d4b4e6cbc Legislature Sends Presumption Bill to Governor Mon, 03 Aug 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/50719b4f973595670e0a19a5b3e9ff52097e9c3d 50719b4f973595670e0a19a5b3e9ff52097e9c3d Committee Approves Long-Awaited Presumption Bill for Essential Workers Wed, 29 Jul 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/8e0470760e362ab849c9cf7989de99cf271ce31e 8e0470760e362ab849c9cf7989de99cf271ce31e Audit Finds Multiple Problems With State Employee Comp Program Mon, 13 Jul 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/31698d5de5b45d7adb858527eaafe2d820bff00d 31698d5de5b45d7adb858527eaafe2d820bff00d Comp Courts to Stay Closed Until Further Notice Mon, 13 Jul 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/3010b390363f7bcf94f0b1f2f8c4dc017248046f 3010b390363f7bcf94f0b1f2f8c4dc017248046f Hopke Confirmed as Latest Comp Judge Wed, 08 Jul 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/d3c690706f2986a19e36b7faa744a2c449a77d4d d3c690706f2986a19e36b7faa744a2c449a77d4d Comp Courts Closed Through July 13, but Video Conference Proceedings Continue Wed, 01 Jul 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/48c4f7af5ea0ae66776787606b40f8021611688e 48c4f7af5ea0ae66776787606b40f8021611688e Made-Whole Doctrine Does Not Apply to First-Dollar Risk Wed, 01 Jul 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/ff16e858631ad0101618d0981a8ef91f3aea5f02 ff16e858631ad0101618d0981a8ef91f3aea5f02 Senate Approves Death Benefits COLA for Essential Workers Tue, 16 Jun 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/72d2527dda5a41d452993a8e94f75200f8314ca4 72d2527dda5a41d452993a8e94f75200f8314ca4 Contractor Faces $1.9M Fine for Exposing Workers to Safety Hazards Fri, 12 Jun 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/da55898a0ba3de26c22c09ac7990bbc3161525db da55898a0ba3de26c22c09ac7990bbc3161525db PIANJ Names President, Directors Thu, 11 Jun 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/3ca7be2d7b7e3110c2a81a228a83a1e611c0dcef 3ca7be2d7b7e3110c2a81a228a83a1e611c0dcef Comp Court Remains Closed to Public Until June 29; Video Proceedings Continue Tue, 09 Jun 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/aef2d6a83c713f9f00dcd95e7a44cc1837e13542 aef2d6a83c713f9f00dcd95e7a44cc1837e13542 WC Division Closed to Public, Nonessential Personnel Until June 8 Tue, 26 May 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/3fcb15083d4a6ed063277434b8f13982615eed3e 3fcb15083d4a6ed063277434b8f13982615eed3e Court Reinstates Worker's Claim Due to Unfair Prejudgment, Denial of Due Process Tue, 19 May 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/ad3b94ec5ec326928150c296876e678baffc3e70 ad3b94ec5ec326928150c296876e678baffc3e70 Senate Approves Presumption, X-Mod Bill Mon, 18 May 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/4ca69e47eb1b67aa38e10ecd7b06b9f189719f18 4ca69e47eb1b67aa38e10ecd7b06b9f189719f18 Committee Approves Presumption Bill, Barring COVID-19 Claims From X-Mod Thu, 14 May 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/80d9c9fe0fc7770a77a1189c749e404a4af5ce14 80d9c9fe0fc7770a77a1189c749e404a4af5ce14 Evenly Split Supreme Court Says AICRA Doesn't Bar Employer's Subrogation Action Thu, 14 May 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/944c908351184beaf8b36e7538e3efbe4e4728ac 944c908351184beaf8b36e7538e3efbe4e4728ac Injured Postal Worker Pleads Guilty to Double Dipping After Photos at Eiffel Tower Wed, 06 May 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/8c0edd601bbb963212c0ce6f4f49bbe1b930a678 8c0edd601bbb963212c0ce6f4f49bbe1b930a678