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An employee is killed by lightning outside his place of work. Is the employer obligated to pay survivors’ benefits?
Key workers’ comp legal decisions from around the country.
Skip Smith, of Hooters of America, can point to numerous mentors who aided him.
Pharmaceuticals can do as much harm as good. Payers can help keep treatments in check.
An injured deli counter clerk abuses her prescription medications.
Analytics help identify actionable claims issues, but some tools are just “smoke and mirrors.”
Reports paint chilling picture of the U.S. economy after TRIA’s expiration.
Reforms have caused payments to ambulatory surgery centers to plunge — even further than expected.
Early identification of workers at risk for developing low back pain can reduce injuries as well as comp costs.
A new toolkit aims to help employers reduce the liabilities and costs associated with workplace bullying.
The property-casualty industry is likely to become the target of significant cost-shifting by health care providers.
OSHA aims to improve workplace safety for thousands of correctional employees.
A injured student at a martial arts studio claims he is an employee for the purposes of workers’ comp.
Newly-formed national association ARAWC works to create viable options to the traditional workers’ comp system.
Researchers say some modern countertop materials are causing deadly lung ailments.
Transportation safety organization is pushing for electronic logbook devices to help fight fatigue-related accidents.
Top safety group believes requiring companies to electronically report injuries and illnesses may do more harm than good.
Veteran leaders helm the 2014 NWCDC advisory board.