A federal judge in Texas has issued a nationwide junction blocking the Department of Labor’s rule requiring overtime pay for more than 4 million new workers.
NCCI says that the recent Florida Supreme Court decision in Castellanos has caused workers’ compensation attorney fees to increase 22 percent in the state.
OSHA issued over $152,000 in fines to a Louisiana company.
Four workers injured in a deadly 2013 petrochemical plant explosion in south Louisiana have been awarded a total of $16 million by a jury.
LWC has made the transcripts from its Town Hall Meetings earlier this year available to the public.
The U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy released a new report addressing substance abuse in America, singling out opioids and the fact that only 1 in 10 people with a diagnosable substance use disorder has access to treatment.
The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services released a new report to Congress that provides insight into the data the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services used to calculate and substantiate its threshold figures.
WCRI will host a webinar on physician-dispensing reforms on December 8th at 1 PM.
Fred Hosier of Safety News Alert addressed potential changes for OSHA under President-elect Donald Trump.
Governor John Bel Edwards released a statement on the Fiscal Year 2016 budget deficit.