en-us Worker's Compensation Top News Stories Top Workers', Workman's, Workmen's Compensation News Stories Wed, 21 Oct 2020 20:16:28 -0700 Zend_Feed_Writer 1.12.19 (http://framework.zend.com) https://www.workcompcentral.com/news/index news@workcompcentral.com (WorkCompCentral) WorkCompCentral Feds Charge Doctor, Office Manager, Pharmacy Owner in Alleged $1.1M Kickback Scheme Mon, 05 Oct 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/5a9ed5fd2b9b687cc06e7efa9ab979487fad4889 5a9ed5fd2b9b687cc06e7efa9ab979487fad4889 Insurance Exchange Can't Get Injunction Barring Rival's Allegedly Libelous Solicitation of Clients Wed, 16 Sep 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/eb05cbdf1473a06e92263f3814d6bb522c9d8e81 eb05cbdf1473a06e92263f3814d6bb522c9d8e81 Employer Can Terminate Benefits to Worker Who Stopped Treatment Mon, 14 Sep 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/00a87ad993e22c585a0089682dcbec9ad1250639 00a87ad993e22c585a0089682dcbec9ad1250639 Employer Hit With Fees for Failure to Timely File Notice of Compensation Payable Mon, 14 Sep 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/fd41fe100a42abad519b2fb2af9ed4a70d405288 fd41fe100a42abad519b2fb2af9ed4a70d405288 Supreme Court to Review Pharmacy's Right to Participate in UR Thu, 03 Sep 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/d8db80fac24379527d5c0d915e906e1dd17b3fdf d8db80fac24379527d5c0d915e906e1dd17b3fdf Antitrust Lawsuit Over Pitt Medical's TPA Tactics Fails on Appeal Tue, 01 Sep 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/b9b931cf391bf3166f60ea79b5fbd1d4f580fa80 b9b931cf391bf3166f60ea79b5fbd1d4f580fa80 Court Clarifies When Workers Can Have Total Disability Benefits Reinstated Post-Protz Wed, 26 Aug 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/b581025fc5c5f327a54e08bbe6113ac91c6dfaf2 b581025fc5c5f327a54e08bbe6113ac91c6dfaf2 Employer Can't Use Pre-Act 111 IRE to Keep Worker at Partially Disabled Status Tue, 25 Aug 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/110e877f8c3c71f0fab472618f1ce05061b58a64 110e877f8c3c71f0fab472618f1ce05061b58a64 Truck Driver Can Proceed With Tort Claim for Accident at Gas Well Mon, 24 Aug 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/dd02ce0d7f3052f9beec13a80f6ad29d0ab87d8a dd02ce0d7f3052f9beec13a80f6ad29d0ab87d8a Widower Charged With Collecting Death Benefits After Remarriage Fri, 14 Aug 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/b487ee63b516b0b2c3b325e7d08090f9fe865ab7 b487ee63b516b0b2c3b325e7d08090f9fe865ab7 Keystone Agency Investors Acquires Seltzer Group Fri, 14 Aug 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/dca38929294024eca486146414b0349c4e54762d dca38929294024eca486146414b0349c4e54762d Claims Denied for Pittsburgh Prosecutors Hospitalized With COVID Tue, 11 Aug 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/35cc0ec6e323fcbbe3bf311a6f44617d815f8c79 35cc0ec6e323fcbbe3bf311a6f44617d815f8c79 Shipwright Can't Get Comp Benefits Plus Jones Act Recovery for Same Accident Thu, 06 Aug 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/1481075706b9304de5e3f529542131d85ef778ba 1481075706b9304de5e3f529542131d85ef778ba No Heart and Lung Act Benefits for Correctional Officer Wed, 15 Jul 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/7611cce282a99ba40b4dbc4644f43ab8f89de594 7611cce282a99ba40b4dbc4644f43ab8f89de594 Rule From Protz Can Apply Retroactively to Pending Case Thu, 18 Jun 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/1c924cfab0bf2e1b592af66f259ce1f980b6e60e 1c924cfab0bf2e1b592af66f259ce1f980b6e60e Payment of Worker's Medical Bills Doesn't Extend Filing Window for Claim Mon, 15 Jun 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/250356b82ea222cdad8c66eada6807334f433534 250356b82ea222cdad8c66eada6807334f433534 No Wage-Loss Benefits for Worker who Made Decision to Become Stay-at-Home Dad Fri, 05 Jun 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/21c6d3411439f4213dcd110b799e30af16edd456 21c6d3411439f4213dcd110b799e30af16edd456 No Additional Benefits, Treatment for Worker With Injury From Flu Shot Tue, 26 May 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/861cc52b13afed9a8b14a072246e3f7c0e3d0246 861cc52b13afed9a8b14a072246e3f7c0e3d0246 Comp Firm Pond Lehocky to Lay Off 76 Employees June 1 Fri, 22 May 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/ddff04c8755dbff7af74cb940b72ce4c4f8a2c17 ddff04c8755dbff7af74cb940b72ce4c4f8a2c17 Invalidation of IRE Process Doesn't Entitle Worker to Automatic Reinstatement of Benefits Fri, 22 May 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/ab080a9438932b85625c4afd5f1f92f915d35c55 ab080a9438932b85625c4afd5f1f92f915d35c55 Split Court Declares Award of Fees Per Se Reasonable Wed, 20 May 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/82bfb6477312c3e137997068e44819a03d3f386f 82bfb6477312c3e137997068e44819a03d3f386f Court Tosses Order Directing Quadriplegic to Leave Long-Term Care Facility Wed, 13 May 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/d65be2642d4d8285b55d9cbf0104a8faf8e19654 d65be2642d4d8285b55d9cbf0104a8faf8e19654 Failure of Telemed Bill Seen as Discouraging Docs From Participating Wed, 06 May 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/13b84ad244a6be441cc8f39c0357e6d8fd14bbfd 13b84ad244a6be441cc8f39c0357e6d8fd14bbfd Court Tosses Grant of Worker's Resinstatement Petition, Award of Penalties against Employer Wed, 29 Apr 2020 00:00:00 -0700 http://ww3.workcompcentral.com/news/story/id/51f27f67dc5faefba7053f2d0a0042a34eef237e 51f27f67dc5faefba7053f2d0a0042a34eef237e