Welcome to this month’s edition of Comp Medical News. Opioid tapering, depression, and medical marijuana are your headlines for December 2018.
NCCI released its year end countrywide court case update.
For the year ending November 2018, nonfarm payroll employment increased in 37 states and was essentially unchanged in 13 states and the District of Columbia.
Sexual harassment claims and charges are increasing in the #MeToo era.
A total of 5,147 workers died in 2017 from an injury at work. Of these, 927 (18 percent) were born outside of the United States, according to new Bureau of Labor Statistics numbers.
EHS Today published a new piece on how artificial intelligence can transform data analytics.
During National Veterans and Military Families Month, Women’s Bureau Director Patricia Greene spoke on the U.S. Department of Labor’s efforts to empower spouses with occupational licensing and credentialing information
There were 43 fewer workplace fatalities in 2017 than the previous year, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ National Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries in 2017 (CFOI) report released yesterday. The fatal Read full story