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More Physicians Suspended From California’s Workers’ Comp System

In January 2018, the California Division of Workers’ Compensation (DWC) suspended 18 medical providers. These providers, many of whom are physicians, can no longer work in the state’s workers’ compensation system due to the loss of their medical license, criminal … Continue reading

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South Dakota Lawmakers Thoughtfully Consider Whether Letting Insurers Steal Worker’s Comp Is A Good Idea

Politicians in Pierre may restrict workers’ right to bring conniving insurers to court. Until now, individuals who’ve been ripped off on worker’s compensation have been to file suits against their insurance company. If the law changes, ‘people who are treated … Continue reading

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Workers Lose, Insurance Companies Win with Workers’ Comp in Illinois

A study by the National Academy of Social Insurance (NASI) found that Illinois is indeed a very good place to conduct business. Summarizing the findings in a recent fact sheet, the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association (ITLA) reports that since a 2011 … Continue reading

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U.S. Coast Guard Rescues 4 Maritime Workers This Week

In an effort to reduce response times during the winter commercial fishing season, the U.S Coast Guard is making good use of a “forward operating location” in Cold Bay. It was a busy week for the U.S. Coast Guard, 17th … Continue reading

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What Should You Expect from a Workers Compensation Attorney?

You need to be confident that your lawyer upholds the law and has your best interests at heart. Your workers’ compensation settlement could be the difference between being able to afford the care you need or being trapped in debt. … Continue reading

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