In research news:

A new report from Best Doctors, a leading medical consultation service in Boston, found that as much as a fifth of medical diagnoses in workers’ compensation claims involve errors that cost workers’ compensation systems billions. The study used ten years’ worth of data to reach its conclusions, and the authors estimate that costs of these errors can add up to $15 billion of the estimated $65 billion in workers’ compensation expenditures nationwide per year.

Read more from WorkersCompensation.com (via WCI 360) here.

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