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2014-04-08 23:32:15

Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C., a Michigan personal injury law firm, adds workers compensation as a practice area on their law firm website (http://www.BuckfireLaw.com) Southfield, Michigan (PRWEB) April 08, 2014 The personal injury law firm of Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. recently added Workers Compensation as a practice area on their Michigan law firm website. Visit http://www.buckfirelaw.com/practice_areas/michigan-workers-compensation-lawyer.cfm to view the new practice area page....

2014-03-27 23:22:21

Join WCRI's senior analyst and author, Carol Telles, for an hour-long webinar on Thursday, April 17, 2014 at 1 p.m. ET (12 p.m. CT, 11 a.m. MT, and 10 a.m. PT) to discuss Indiana's new hospital fee schedule and workers' compensation medical costs in the state. Cambridge, MA (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 In response to higher and rising medical costs per claim for care of injured workers in Indiana, the legislature passed legislation—House Enrolled Act (HEA) 1320—that created a...

2014-03-04 16:25:19

CHICAGO, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Midwest Orthopaedics at Rush (MOR) occupational health specialist, Dr. Richard Rodarte, and a panel of guest speakers will address a variety of workers' compensation and occupational health topics at the first annual 2014 Occupational Health & Workers' Compensation Conference, "Getting Employees Back to Work: A Best Practice Approach for Employers," 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., reception from 4 to 6 p.m., Thursday, April 3, Hyatt Lodge at McDonald's Campus,...

2014-01-30 23:22:08

Full range of comprehensive and affordable Occupational Medicine Services can now be accessed in Garden Grove, California. Garden Grove, CA (PRWEB) January 30, 2014 Healthpointe, one of Southern California’s leading multidisciplinary healthcare organizations, strives in maintaining the highest standards in health and safety for its clients and employers. That is why Healthpointe is offering Occupational Medicine Services at their Garden Grove facility to provide convenient access to...

2014-01-20 23:24:36

Changes to the state’s workers’ compensation laws favor the needs of businesses over injured workers, according to attorney Dan Davis of the Dan Davis Law Firm. Oklahoma City, OK (PRWEB) January 20, 2014 Commenting on a news report detailing changes to the state’s Workers’ Compensation laws, Oklahoma City workers’ compensation attorney Dan Davis of the Dan Davis Law Firm said today that Oklahoma employees now face an unfair disadvantage when applying for benefits. NewsOK...

2013-11-25 23:20:59

This study, Benchmarks for Indiana, CompScope™ 14th Edition, by the Workers Compensation Research Institute (WCRI), demonstrates that medical costs per workers’ compensation claim in Indiana were 17 percent higher than typical of the 16 states. Cambridge, MA (PRWEB) November 25, 2013 The costs per claim of medical care to treat injured workers in Indiana were higher than most states and growing rapidly, according to a recent study by the Workers Compensation Research Institute...

2013-11-01 12:28:05

LANSING, Mich., Nov. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Accident Fund is donating $50,000 over the next five years to the Sparrow Foundation fund for Occupational Health Services (OHS) to be used for the prevention and medical treatment of work-related injuries. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20070827/CLM117LOGO ) Sparrow's OHS Department currently treats 18,000 Patients per year and works with more than 500 Lansing-area employers. "This donation will allow us to continue to...

2013-10-29 23:03:27

There are a lot of myths out there surrounding workers’ compensation, and those who buy into them could see their claims denied. To prevent that from happening, the law firm of Handler Henning & Rosenberg is setting the record straight with tips and insights into the workers’ compensation process. Lancaster, Pennsylvania (PRWEB) October 29, 2013 The world can be turned upside down by an injury related to a workplace accident, but thankfully, the Workers’ Compensation Act paves...

2013-10-10 23:19:54

A new report from the Workers Compensation Research Institute (WCRI), CompScope™ Benchmarks, 14th Edition, measures the performance of 16 different state workers’ compensation systems, including Arkansas, California, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, New Jersey, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia, and Wisconsin. CAMBRIDGE, MA (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 The Workers Compensation Research Institute (WCRI) has released a...

2013-09-12 23:00:41

Recent changes in Illinois worker's compensation laws make it more important than ever that an injured worker seek legal counsel before agreeing to any financial settlement. The attorneys at Sexner and Associates have the experience and knowledge to make sure injured employees get the settlement they deserve. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) September 12, 2013 Recently, Illinois Governor Pat Quinn signed a wide reaching workers compensation law intended to reform the compensation system and lower...