Louisiana is one of 15 states with “reverse offset” laws for workers’ comp and SSDI benefits that could be targeted for elimination under President Trump’s proposed budget.
A federal appeals court ruled that a man’s injuries from a suicide attempt are compensable because his distress stemmed from his work-related injuries.
The IAIABC has concluded the third year of its Foundations of Workers’ Compensation Administration Program.
ProPublica/NPR released a new report about the state of workers’ compensation in America.
Oklahoma Governor Mary Fallin has named Mark Liotta of Sapulpa to serve as the next chairman of the Oklahoma Workers’ Compensation Commission.
A.M. Best says in a new report that the P/C industry has maintained generally favorable rating trends in the first half of the year.
The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) will hold the second of two meetings about Voluntary Protection Programs (VPP) on August 28th, 2017, in New Orleans at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.
A non-profit transportation company has said it has reached an agreement with Lyft to provide rides to people in their workers’ compensation transportation program to their medical appointments.
South Carolina sued Purdue Pharma this week, becoming the latest state or local government to accuse the OxyContin maker of deceptive marketing practices that have contributed to a national opioid addiction epidemic.
Preliminary estimates from the National Safety Council indicate motor vehicle deaths in the first six months of 2017 are 1 percent lower than they were during the same six-month period in 2016.