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New Jersey Public Safety Officers…

New Jersey Public Safety Officers Law Blog

Covers employment issues related to corrections officers, firefighters, and police officers in New Jersey. By Frank M. Crivelli of Arpaia and Crivelli.

http://www.njpublicsafetyofficers.com/
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Workers' Compensation

Workers' Compensation

Analyzes of trends and developments in workers' compensation law. By Jon L. Gelman.

http://workers-compensation.blogspot.com/
  • Dec 16

    Verbal Notice to Supervisor Satisfies Notice Requirement - Unpublished Decision

    Verbal Notice to Supervisor Satisfies Notice Requirement - Unpublished Decision
    A police officer who provided verbal notices to an injury to his supervisor the evening of the accident was held to ratify the notice requirement under the Workers’ Compensation statute and deem the accident compensable. In an…
  • Dec 15

    Joint Employment: The Attack on the Citadel

    Joint Employment: The Attack on the Citadel
    The Trump Administration has just initiated a step to shield major companies from challenges from employees who are working for a franchise. What was considered as “join employment” under an Obama-Era ruling by the National Labor…
  • Dec 14

    Exclusivity Rule: Police Officer Hired to Direct Traffic Was a Special Employee-Unreported Decision

    Exclusivity Rule: Police Officer Hired to Direct Traffic Was a Special Employee-Unreported Decision
    A municipal police officer who was hired by a contractor to direct traffic at a construction site was determined to be a “special employee” and barred from suing a co-worker of the construction company. The NJ Appellate Court has…
Rank this Week: 923

New York Accident Lawyer Blog

New York Accident Lawyer Blog

Covers workers compensation, construction, employment, and injury law. By Oresky & Associates, pllc.

https://www.oreskylaw.com/en/blog/
  • Dec 15

    Construction Workers Die on the Same Day in Separate Workplace Accidents in Manhattan

    Construction Workers Die on the Same Day in Separate Workplace Accidents in Manhattan
    Construction work is dangerous. Contractors and project owners are required by the law to provide workers with proper protection including safety harnesses and life lines.  Too often, unfortunately, those responsible don’t do…
  • Nov 30

    Scaffolding Accidents, What You Need to Know

    Scaffolding Accidents, What You Need to Know
    The collapse of a scaffold, or a fall from scaffolding, can have serious consequences. If you have been injured in a scaffold accident, you need an experienced scaffold accident lawyer. The steps you take immediately after a scaffold accident…
  • Nov 27

    Thanksgiving Dinner at the Ayazamana Ecuadorian Cultural Center

    Thanksgiving Dinner at the Ayazamana Ecuadorian Cultural Center
    Attorney Jacob Oresky is always greatly appreciative to the Community. To say thank you, Oresky & Associates, Accident Attorneys, sponsored a Thanksgiving Dinner at the Ayazamana Ecuadorian Cultural Center on Thursday November 23, 2017.…
Rank this Week: 2044

The Blog of the Law Offices of…

The Blog of the Law Offices of Anthony Carbone

Covers New Jersey criminal law, family law and personal injury law.

https://anthonycarbonepersonalinjurylawyer.com/blog/
  • Dec 15

    Did You Slip and Fall at a Public Parking Lot for Work. What to Do?

    Did You Slip and Fall at a Public Parking Lot for Work. What to Do?
    A slip and fall accident can happen at any time, no matter where and what you are doing. The results can be quite serious too, often with severe injuries such as broken bones or concussions. Not to mention the significant expenses that come…
  • Dec 14

    Cyberstalking: A Frightening and Horrific Road to Domestic Violence

    Cyberstalking: A Frightening and Horrific Road to Domestic Violence
    Unfortunately, this may be a story that may hit entirely too close to home. As you most likely know, domestic violence victims have one thing in common. They all share or have shared some kind of relationship with the individual who has…
  • Dec 13

    Don’t Drink and… Drone?

    Don’t Drink and… Drone?
    Drones are probably one of the top gift options for your favorite tech junkie this holiday season. And, if you already own or know someone who owns a drone, you know how easy it is to have a few drinks, go out in the backyard, and let that…
Rank this Week: 1804

Pennsylvania Labor and Employment…

Pennsylvania Labor and Employment Blog

Covers employment and labor law issues. By McNees Wallace & Nurick LLC.

http://www.palaborandemploymentblog.com/
  • Dec 15

    Are the Handbook Police (Finally) Standing Down?

    Are the Handbook Police (Finally) Standing Down?
    We have been talking about the National Labor Relations Board’s assault on Employee Handbooks, policies and rules for years now.  Frankly, precious few of these posts have contained good news for employers.  See for yourself!…
  • Dec 12

    Social Media in the Workplace: More Changes Ahead?

    Social Media in the Workplace: More Changes Ahead?
    In days past employees discussed and debated workplace issues around the water cooler. That sentimental past-time has long since been replaced by online social media networking and the reach of social media is stunning. There are more than 2…
  • Dec 6

    Covered Employers Must Electronically Submit Injury and Illness Data to OSHA by December 15, 2017

    Covered Employers Must Electronically Submit Injury and Illness Data to OSHA by December 15, 2017
    Last year, OSHA issued a new electronic reporting rule that requires employers with more than 250 employees in industries covered by the OSHA recordkeeping regulations, as well as employers with 20-249 employees in designated “high-risk…
Rank this Week: 4077

John Foy & Associates

John Foy & Associates

Stay up-to-date with Georgia law, news and current events.

https://www.johnfoy.com/blog/
  • Dec 15

    Only Half of Takata Airbags Replaced

    Only Half of Takata Airbags Replaced
    The Takata air bag recall is going very slowly, with fewer than half of all vehicles needing repairs having actually been fixed. The airbags, which are responsible for at least... Read more » The post Only Half of Takata Airbags…
  • Dec 14

    Equifax Facing Class Action Suit From All 50 States, A Rarity

    Equifax Facing Class Action Suit From All 50 States, A Rarity
    Many of us remember the news of the Equifax cybersecurity breach. Things seem to just be getting worse for the credit reporting agency in the wake of the highly-publicized attack.... Read more » The post Equifax Facing Class Action…
  • Dec 13

    Fault Isn’t Always Clear

    Fault Isn’t Always Clear
    Georgia is an at-fault or “tort” state in which the person determined to be at fault for an accident either has to pay for repairs and other compensation or their... Read more » The post Fault Isn’t Always Clear…
Rank this Week: 1725

Employment & Labor Insider

Employment & Labor Insider

Discusses timely issues in labor and employment law and human resources from management's perspective, with subjects ranging from discrimination to employee handbooks and religious accommodations. By Constangy, Brooks & Smith, LLP.

https://www.constangy.com/employment-labor-insider
Rank this Week: 695

JOTWELL - The Journal of Things We…

JOTWELL - The Journal of Things We Like (Lots)

Edited by University of Miami School of Law Professor Michael Froomkin, The Journal of Things We Like (Lots)–JOTWELL–invites law professors to join us in filling a telling gap in legal scholarship by creating a space where legal academics will go to identify, celebrate, and discuss the best new legal scholarship.

http://jotwell.com/
  • Dec 15

    Citizens, Aliens, and the Architecture of Exclusion

    Citizens, Aliens, and the Architecture of Exclusion
    Kunal M. Parker, Making Foreigners: Immigration and Citizenship Law in America, 1600-2000 (2015).Allison Brownell TirresOver the past few decades, historians have enriched our understanding of the concept and experience of citizenship in…
  • Dec 14

    A Compelling Case for a General Theory of Contract

    A Compelling Case for a General Theory of Contract
    Robin Kar, Contract as Empowerment, 83 U. Chi. L. Rev. 759 (2016).Daniel BarnhizerContract in the common law lacks a unifying theory. In this article, Robin Kar offers an intriguing descriptive and normative theory of “contract as…
  • Dec 13

    Furthering Civic Engagement in the Environmental Arena

    Furthering Civic Engagement in the Environmental Arena
    The Environmental Law Institute & the American Bar Association’s Civil Rights and Social Justice Section, Environmental Protection in the Trump Era (2017).Kathryn WattsSince January 2017, the news headlines have been screaming about…
Rank this Week: 199

RSH Legal Personal Injury Blog

RSH Legal Personal Injury Blog

Covers workers' compensation and personal injury in Iowa.

http://www.fightingforfairness.com/free-articles/
Rank this Week: 1549

Ariano Hardy Ritt Nyuli Richmond…

Ariano Hardy Ritt Nyuli Richmond Lytle & Goettel P.C. Blog

Covers personal injury, family law and workers' compensation.

https://attorneys-illinois.com/kane-county-lawyer
  • Dec 14

    Obtaining Compensation When Icy Store Sidewalks Cause Broken Bone

    Obtaining Compensation When Icy Store Sidewalks Cause Broken Bone
    With snow falling in the Chicago area and temperatures fluctuating in the precarious area just above and below freezing, ice will be forming on streets and sidewalks throughout the region. This slick, slippery substance poses a real danger to…
  • Dec 6

    Using a Special Needs Trust to Benefit Heirs With Disabilitie

    Using a Special Needs Trust to Benefit Heirs With Disabilitie
    The holiday season is a time to think of giving – of summoning the charitable impulses and good intentions that bring out the very best version of oneself. It is a time to be grateful for life’s blessings and to reach out and help…
  • Nov 28

    Seeking Compensation for Injuries Suffered in Interpersonal Conflict

    Seeking Compensation for Injuries Suffered in Interpersonal Conflict
    The 2017 holiday season may feature some contentious arguments, whether they occur over a family dinner table or during gatherings at neighborhood bars and restaurants. The reason: the nation’s intense political polarization. While most…
Rank this Week: 1805

Grossman Law Blog

Grossman Law Blog

Covers Texas construction accidents and workplace safety. By E. Michael Grossman.

http://www.injuryrelief.com/blog/
  • Dec 14

    Oblivion Is Never An Excuse for Negligence.

    Oblivion Is Never An Excuse for Negligence.
    I may be fairly cynical by nature, but even I can suspend my disbelief sometimes. I played along when my niece was young enough to be excited about Santa Claus, I don’t pick apart the science of Star Wars movies, and I still think…
  • Dec 11

    Fiat Chrysler Urged to Recall 2017 Pacifica Minivans Over Alleged Power-Loss Malfunction

    Fiat Chrysler Urged to Recall 2017 Pacifica Minivans Over Alleged Power-Loss Malfunction
    When we hit the road in Dallas, we have to be prepared for things to get a little hairy (“Big D” was named the 9th most dangerous city for drivers in a 2016 study). As long as we’re alert enough to avoid some jerk cramming…
  • Dec 6

    How Safe Is a “Safe Trucking Company”?

    How Safe Is a “Safe Trucking Company”?
    When you read in the news about a trucking company having a good safety record, what does that actually mean? When most people think of a company as being safe, they probably envision an operation that doesn’t pose any threat to their…
Rank this Week: 332

RSH Legal blog

RSH Legal blog

Covers Iowa personal injury.

https://www.fightingforfairness.com/free-articles/
Rank this Week: 1584

Massachusetts Workers'…

Massachusetts Workers' Compensation Lawyer Blog

Covers insurance, injury and accident law and workers' compensation. By Pulgini & Norton, LLP Attorneys at Law.

http://massachusettsworkerscompensationlawyer-blog.com
Rank this Week: 519

James M. Hoffmann Blog

James M. Hoffmann Blog

Covers Missouri workers' compensation and personal injury.

http://www.hoffmannworkcomp.com/category/blog/
  • Dec 14

    What is Necessary and Reasonable According to Workmens Comp Law?

    What is Necessary and Reasonable According to Workmens Comp Law?
    What is reasonable and what is necessary can sometimes be subjective and not very clearly defined. Every state has different laws regarding what workers’ compensation benefits covers and what they don’t. In general, workers…
  • Dec 13

    Employees Who are Exempt from Workers’ Compensation Benefits – St. Louis Work Accident Lawyer

    Employees Who are Exempt from Workers’ Compensation Benefits – St. Louis Work Accident Lawyer
    The type of employee that you are largely determines whether or not you are eligible to collect. In the state of Missouri, employers are required to carry workers’ compensation insurance. Workers compensation is the coverage that an…
  • Dec 4

    Wage and Hour Claims – St. Louis Workers Compensation Lawyer

    Wage and Hour Claims – St. Louis Workers Compensation Lawyer
    The amount of back pay you may be entitled to recover can be significant. Federal and state laws and regulations govern the payment of wages. If your employer has not paid you in full for all of your work, you may be entitled to penalties and…
Rank this Week: 2530

Work Comp Roundup

Work Comp Roundup

Covers workers' compensation cost containment techniques and strategies.

http://reduceyourworkerscomp.com/
  • Dec 14

    Key Steps to Avoid, Manage, and Win Workers’ Comp Litigation

    Key Steps to Avoid, Manage, and Win Workers’ Comp Litigation
    You’re missing a great opportunity if you view your defense attorney as a necessary expense rather than an asset to your workers’ compensation program. Employers who partner with their lawyers throughout the entire claims process…
  • Dec 13

    The Significance of Maximum Medical Improvement in Worker’s Comp

    The Significance of Maximum Medical Improvement in Worker’s Comp
    The concept of “maximum medical improvement” (MMI) is an important notion in workers’ compensation claims.  This concept is based on the fact that it often triggers the discontinuance of various wage loss…
  • Dec 12

    Overcoming Barriers to Effective Return-to-Work

    Overcoming Barriers to Effective Return-to-Work
    There are many barriers the claims management team must overcome when seeking to return an employee to work following an injury and disability.  These barriers include those posed by the employee.  Taking a proactive approach to…
Rank this Week: 425

Law Offices of Francis J. Discipio…

Law Offices of Francis J. Discipio Blog

Covers Illinois workers compensation law.

http://discipiolaw.com/illinoisworkerscompensation/
  • Dec 14

    The Top Types of Workplace Safety Violations in 2017

    The Top Types of Workplace Safety Violations in 2017
    Each year, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) releases a list of the 10 types of safety violations that are most frequently cited in the United States. Employers have a duty to keep their employees safe while they are on…
  • Nov 30

    Older Workers at Risk

    Older Workers at Risk
    Older workers are at risk, according to an analysis of federal statistics performed by the Associated Press. While overall workplace accidents have been on the decline in the last few decades, older workers, those aged 55 or older, are more…
  • Nov 14

    Can Uber Drivers Get Workers’ Compensation?

    Can Uber Drivers Get Workers’ Compensation?
    Uber and Lyft are two large, and quickly growing, transportation companies that operate primarily with part time or contract workers. What has made these two companies grow so quickly and take over the jobs of thousands of taxi drivers and…
Rank this Week: 1881

Iowa Workers' Compensation Law

Iowa Workers' Compensation Law

By Paul McAndrew Law Firm.

http://iowaworkcomplaw.com/
  • Dec 14

    Seeking Balance and Value – Workers’ Comp Expenses and Benefit

    Seeking Balance and Value – Workers’ Comp Expenses and Benefit
    Today’s post comes from guest author Kit Case, from Causey Wright. Employer Rate Expenses and Injured Worker Compensation, by State The Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services issues their Workers’ Compensation…
  • Dec 11

    Cries of High Costs and Fraud – Watch for Reform

    Cries of High Costs and Fraud – Watch for Reform
    Today’s post comes from guest author Kit Case, from Causey Wright. There is always discussion, in every state, about the expense of workers’ compensation insurance to employers. It is common to hear stories of corruption and fraud…
  • Dec 7

    Will The Supreme Court’s Attack On State Courts Affect Workers’ Compensation?

    Will The Supreme Court’s Attack On State Courts Affect Workers’ Compensation?
    Today’s post comes from guest author Jon Rehm, from Rehm, Bennett & Moore. One of the biggest and least understood developments of the current session of the Supreme Court session is how the Supreme Court has undercut the power of…
Rank this Week: 849

Washington Workers' Advisor

Washington Workers' Advisor

Covers workers compensation law. By The Causey Law Firm.

http://workersadvisor.com/
  • Dec 14

    WA L&I Acupuncture Pilot Project

    WA L&I Acupuncture Pilot Project
    DLI has implemented an Acupuncture Pilot Project. It’s only for workers with low back injuries at this time. The Acupuncture Pilot Project will collect information to inform the provision of acupuncture treatment for low back pain,…
  • Dec 11

    WA L&I NEWS: Cost of Workers’ Compensation Insurance Dropping for Many Yext Year

    WA L&I NEWS: Cost of Workers’ Compensation Insurance Dropping for Many Yext Year
    The price of workers’ compensation insurance will go down for many businesses in Washington next year. Today, the state Department of Labor & Industries (L&I) announced that the average amount employers and workers pay for the…
  • Dec 7

    U.S. DOL and TX Pottery Manufacturer Reach Settlement Following Worker Fatality

    U.S. DOL and TX Pottery Manufacturer Reach Settlement Following Worker Fatality
    The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) and Marshall Pottery, Inc., have reached a settlement agreement including a penalty of $545,160, after the death of an assistant plant manager. On April…
Rank this Week: 918

Workers Comp Insider

Workers Comp Insider

Covers workers' compensation, risk management, business insurance, workplace health & safety, occupational medicine, injured workers, insurance webtools and technology. By Lynch Ryan.

http://www.workerscompinsider.com/
  • Dec 14

    Happy holiday Health Wonk Review

    Happy holiday Health Wonk Review
    First, let us go on record for saying that there is no sly political motive to our use of the term “holiday” in the title of this post. Admittedly, we have a bit of a liberal slant, but we have no aversion to using the phrase…
  • Nov 30

    Fresh Health Wonk Review and a big roundup of recent work comp new

    Fresh Health Wonk Review and a big roundup of recent work comp new
    Andrew Sprung has the most recent compendium from the health wonks  at xpostfactoid: Late Days of Empire Edition: Health Wonk Review. The wonks’ entries are reflecting the healthcare market chaos of the times – check it out!…
  • Nov 29

    The American Health Care Paradox: A Lot Of Money For Poor Result

    The American Health Care Paradox: A Lot Of Money For Poor Result
    Here’s something all Americans can agree on: Health care costs way too much. But way too much in reference to what? Well, how about the rest of the developed world? How about wealthy countries, our peers, in the OECD, the Organization…
Rank this Week: 1361

New York Civil Service Attorney…

New York Civil Service Attorney Law Blog

Covers employment and discrimination issues related to civil service. By the Law Offices of Kevin P. Sheerin.

http://civilservice.sheerinlaw.com/
Rank this Week: 305

Patterson Dahlberg Blog

Patterson Dahlberg Blog

Covers personal injury, workers' compensation and class actions.

http://www.pattersondahlberg.com/news-recent-cases/
  • Dec 13

    Injured Workers File Lawsuit: Swagelok Hose Failure Causes Horrific Explosion at McNeilus plant in Dodge Center, MN.

    Injured Workers File Lawsuit: Swagelok Hose Failure Causes Horrific Explosion at McNeilus plant in Dodge Center, MN.
    November 28, 2017 Dodge Center, Minnesota– Lawyers representing injured workers announced today that they have filed lawsuits against a hose manufacturer, Swagelok Company, for injuries suffered by Eemou See, Anthony Putratz, Claudia…
  • Dec 5

    Stryker LFIT V40 Lawsuits: What Patients Should Know 

    Stryker LFIT V40 Lawsuits: What Patients Should Know 
    November 30, 2017 If you received a hip implant you know they can drastically affect your quality of life. The goal of any hip replacement is to improve your mobility and decrease pain, but in […] The post Stryker LFIT V40 Lawsuits:…
  • Nov 29

    DePuy Orthopaedics Faces Federal False Claims Act Lawsuit

    DePuy Orthopaedics Faces Federal False Claims Act Lawsuit
    2017-11-28 DePuy Orthopaedics and parent company Johnson & Johnson have already been told by a jury they’ll have to pay around $247 million to settle lawsuits related to their hip replacement devices. The two companies…
Rank this Week: 1984

Blogging for Justice

Blogging for Justice

Covers personal injury and the firm's involvement in the Bakersfield and Kern County community. By the Chain | Cohn | Stiles law firm.

http://www.bloggingforjustice.com/
Rank this Week: 2484

Arkansas Personal Injury,…

Arkansas Personal Injury, Disability and Workers' Compensation Law Blog

By Ken Kieklak.

http://www.kieklaklawfirm.com/blog/
  • Dec 13

    What is the Average Settlement for Car Accidents in Arkansas?

    What is the Average Settlement for Car Accidents in Arkansas?
    If you were injured in a car accident, one of your first questions may be to ask how much your case is worth. It is difficult to fully understand what your case might be worth without looking at the rules in your state that govern what you…
  • Dec 4

    Can Disability be Garnished for Child Support in Arkansas?

    Can Disability be Garnished for Child Support in Arkansas?
    Receiving federal aid may be your only way of seeking income to support yourself if you face an ongoing medical condition that keeps you from working. However, while this money comes from the US Government’s Social Security Agency…
  • Nov 20

    What is the Statute of Limitations for Car Accidents in Arkansas?

    What is the Statute of Limitations for Car Accidents in Arkansas?
    Every personal injury case in Arkansas is limited by what’s known as a “statute of limitations.” These cases put a time limit on your ability to file a lawsuit. If you wait too long to file your case, you may be time-barred…
Rank this Week: 1531

Workers' Compensation Blog

Workers' Compensation Blog

By Gaylord & Nantais.

http://blog.gaylordnantais.com/
  • Dec 13

    Work Related Hearing Loss Claims You Must Know About

    Work Related Hearing Loss Claims You Must Know About
    If you work in an environment where you are constantly being exposed to loud noises, you may be risking your hearing. According to the law, an employer must provide you with some type of ear... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my…
  • Dec 6

    Is a Legal Settlement for Mesothelioma Taxable Income?

    Is a Legal Settlement for Mesothelioma Taxable Income?
    Individuals who have taken part in and won a mesothelioma lawsuit need to understand how the tax laws will affect the amount of money they actually received during the payout process. Several factors... [[ This is a content summary only.…
  • Nov 29

    Overcoming Legal Hassles for a Hearing Loss Claim

    Overcoming Legal Hassles for a Hearing Loss Claim
    Hearing loss is often permanent. In most cases, there is no way to reverse the damage and the only real options for treatment are a hearing aid or cochlear implant. Companies are required by law to... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit…
Rank this Week: 2444

Minick Law Blog

Minick Law Blog

Covers DWI, civil rights, family law, workers compensation, and criminal justice.

http://www.minicklaw.com/asheville-attorney-blog/
Rank this Week: 2413

Botto Gilbert Lancaster Blog

Botto Gilbert Lancaster Blog

Covers personal injury, workers' compensation, divorce, and criminal matters.

http://www.bgsllaw.com/mchenry-county-lawyers
  • Dec 12

    How Police Identify Drivers for DUI Stop

    How Police Identify Drivers for DUI Stop
    Police officers are always on the lookout for drunk drivers, but they must have reason to believe that a driver may be impaired before pulling him or her over on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Unfortunately,…
  • Dec 7

    Six Reasons You Can Expect to be Happier After Divorce

    Six Reasons You Can Expect to be Happier After Divorce
    No one should expect you to consider your divorce to be a positive development in your life. Your marriage is ending, your family is being torn apart, and the divorce process is often stressful and unpleasant. At times, you may question…
  • Dec 4

    Unnatural Accumulation Determines Liability for Snow and Ice Injurie

    Unnatural Accumulation Determines Liability for Snow and Ice Injurie
    The coming of winter means we are nearing slip and fall season in Illinois. Snow and ice accumulation creates treacherous surfaces, which can cause us to fall despite our best efforts to remain safe. Falls can cause severe injuries, including…
Rank this Week: 1806

Southern California Injury Lawyer…

Southern California Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers injury and accident law, medical malpractice and workers' compensation. By Sharifi Firm, PLC.

http://www.southerncaliforniainjurylawyer.net/
Rank this Week: 903

Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation…

Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation Lawyers Blog

Covers Pennsylvania workers' compensation and product liability news. By Michael J. O'Connor & Associates, LLC.

http://www.pennsylvaniaworkerscompensationlawyersblog.com/
  • Dec 12

    Winter Related Workplace Injurie

    Winter Related Workplace Injurie
    The winter season has arrived in Pennsylvania and the nasty weather that it brings.  Winter weather presents many hazards for workers including slippery roads/surfaces, strong winds and low temperatures.  The dangers are…
  • Sep 26

    OSHA to Investigate Worker Death at Central Pennsylvania Amazon Warehouse

    OSHA to Investigate Worker Death at Central Pennsylvania Amazon Warehouse
    The Occupational Safety & Health Administration will investigate the death of an Amazon employee that occurred Tuesday September 19th at an Amazon warehouse in Cumberland County. Cumberland County Coroner Charles Hall says 28-year-old…
  • Aug 25

    Staying Safe While Working in the Summer Heat

    Staying Safe While Working in the Summer Heat
    The summer heat is in full force and every year dozens of workers die and thousands more become ill while working in extreme heat and/or humid conditions.  The construction industry is the occupation that is the most affected by the…
Rank this Week: 4695

Georgia Workers Compensation…

Georgia Workers Compensation Attorney Blog

Covers Georgia work accidents and workers' compensation laws. By J. Franklin Burns P.C.

http://www.georgiaworkerscompensationattorneyblog.com/
Rank this Week: 690

Wisconsin Workers' Compensation…

Wisconsin Workers' Compensation Experts

Covers trends and developments in workers’ compensation law, in Wisconsin and throughout the United States. By Domer Law.

http://www.wisworkcompexperts.com/
  • Dec 12

    What Do You Mean, I Can’t Sue My Employer?

    What Do You Mean, I Can’t Sue My Employer?
    OSHA find the owner of the Didion Milling Plant in connection with an explosion that killed 2 workers and injured several more. I sat down this morning with a television reporter interviewing me about a horrific explosion in Wisconsin that…
  • Oct 26

    The Road Ahead: Adjusting To Life After An Injury

    The Road Ahead: Adjusting To Life After An Injury
    Today’s post comes from guest author Catherine Stanton, from Pasternack Tilker Ziegler Walsh Stanton & Romano. As an attorney who has represented injured workers for more than 27 years, I see first hand what an injury can do to…
  • Oct 5

    Protecting Yourself At Work: What To Do If There Is An Active Shooter

    Protecting Yourself At Work: What To Do If There Is An Active Shooter
    Today’s older post is especially timely and comes from guest author Catherine Stanton, from Pasternack Tilker Ziegler Walsh Stanton & Romano. As an attorney who has been practicing before the New York State Workers’…
Rank this Week: 2823

Pennsylvania Accident Lawyer Blog

Pennsylvania Accident Lawyer Blog

Covers personal injury law and workers' compensation. By Needle Law Firm

https://www.needlelawfirm.com/blog/
Rank this Week: 1604

Georgia Injury Attorney Blog

Georgia Injury Attorney Blog

Covers medical malpractice, products liability, workers compensation and injury law. By The McAleer Law Firm P.C.

http://www.georgiaaccidentattorneys.net/
Rank this Week: 1558

Canadian Occupational Health and…

Canadian Occupational Health and Safety Law

Covers OHS laws and developments in Canada. By FMC Law.

http://www.occupationalhealthandsafetylaw.com/
Rank this Week: 3363

Ramos Law Firm Workers' Comp Blog

Ramos Law Firm Workers' Comp Blog

Covers Georgia workers' compensation laws.

http://www.ramoslawblog.com
  • Dec 11

    Human Rights in the Workplace

    Human Rights in the Workplace
    Human rights are considered the basis of civilized life. This concept has not always been fully appreciated, but it has grown in importance through the years. Human rights ensure that people are free and valued as an equal to their fellow…
  • Dec 5

    Tips for Settling a Workers’ Compensation Case

    Tips for Settling a Workers’ Compensation Case
    Navigating workers’ compensation settlements can be thorny. If you are involved in a workers’ compensation case, here are some key things to consider before settling. This is compensation for work, not for pain and suffering. If…
  • Nov 23

    Improving the Outcome of a Workers’ Compensation Hearing

    Improving the Outcome of a Workers’ Compensation Hearing
    One of the most common frustrations in filing a workers’ compensation claim is that the process—including the employer’s and insurance company’s review of your claim—can take a long time. Another challenge is…
Rank this Week: 4242

Personal Injury News &…

Personal Injury News & Developments

Covers medical malpractice, workers' compensation and injury law. By Rosenfeld Injury Lawyers.

http://www.rosenfeldinjurylawyers.com/news
  • Dec 11

    Illinois Road Memorials: Remembering Those Who Lost Their Live

    Illinois Road Memorials: Remembering Those Who Lost Their Live
    Special signs are available to increase the public’s awareness of driving while impaired or to honor those who lost their lives in the service of others including fallen veterans, police officers, public servants and individuals killed…
  • Dec 4

    Disappointing Motorcycle Helmet Usage Rates in Illinoi

    Disappointing Motorcycle Helmet Usage Rates in Illinoi
    Some individuals enjoy using their motorcycle as the preferred way to move about the city or take a leisurely trip on Illinois State routes. Others see motorcycle riding as an economical choice to reduce the expense of buying gas and paying…
  • Dec 1

    New Workers at Risk for Injuries as Delivery Companies Gear Up for Holiday Season

    New Workers at Risk for Injuries as Delivery Companies Gear Up for Holiday Season
    In recent years, Amazon, Target, Walmart and other leading online retailers are shifting their hiring practices for the holiday season. In the past, most of these companies primarily hired seasonal workers for their stores. However, with the…
Rank this Week: 402

Alabama Injury Lawyer Blog

Alabama Injury Lawyer Blog

Covers workers compensation and injury law. By Jeff Blackwell.

http://www.alabamainjurylawyer-blog.com/
  • Dec 11

    Does New General Motors App Increase Distracted Driving?

    Does New General Motors App Increase Distracted Driving?
    Distracted driving is a huge problem on Alabama highways — much worse than reported. In a prior post, I discussed a study that analyzed distractions due solely to cell phones. That study, limited just to cell phone distraction, revealed…
  • Dec 4

    Hiring A Personal Injury Attorney? What Did You Sign?

    Hiring A Personal Injury Attorney? What Did You Sign?
    You suffered a severe personal injury and need a lawyer. How do you find the right lawyer? It’s a topic I’ve discussed in past posts. One piece of advice — Avoid the many attorneys you see smiling from billboards. Here are a…
  • Nov 27

    Do Car Accidents Increase During The Holiday Season?

    Do Car Accidents Increase During The Holiday Season?
    The holiday season can be very busy. For many of us, our work year is coming to a close. Our children may have many holiday-related programs at school. Add to that already busy schedule — shopping for Christmas gifts, holiday parties,…
Rank this Week: 1752

LaBovick Law Group Blog

LaBovick Law Group Blog

Covers personal injury legal news.

http://www.labovick.com/blog
  • Dec 11

    Geico Billed Amount Class Action and What it Means to You

    Geico Billed Amount Class Action and What it Means to You
    We here at LaBovick Law Group would like to report another victory for Medical Providers in the great State of Florida!  The Fifth District Court of Appeals recently ruled on a crucial issue impacting all Medical Providers billing…
  • Dec 11

    Geico Billed Amount Class Action and What it Means to You

    Geico Billed Amount Class Action and What it Means to You
    We here at LaBovick Law Group would like to report another victory for Medical Providers in the great State of Florida!  The Fifth District Court of Appeals recently ruled on a crucial issue impacting all Medical Providers billing…
  • Dec 10

    What’s the Difference Between SSD and SSI?

    What’s the Difference Between SSD and SSI?
    Social Security is a federal program that provides financial benefits to retired or disabled individuals. This program was set up by the federal government and is required for all workers earning an income. The purpose of the program is to…
Rank this Week: 1183

Workers' Law Watch

Workers' Law Watch

Covers workers’ compensation law and drug injuries. By Pasternack Tilker Ziegler Walsh Stanton & Romano, LLP.

http://workerslawwatch.com/
  • Dec 11

    Dangerous Toys Remain Serious Concern, CPSC Under Attack

    Dangerous Toys Remain Serious Concern, CPSC Under Attack
    Dangerous toys remain serious concern, especially with CPSC under attack. New York personal injury attorney Matt Funk explains. Dangerous toys remain a serious problem, even though the Consumer Product Safety Commission has focused on banning…
  • Nov 7

    Outrage Over Proposed Benefit Cuts Dominates Public Comment Period – How To Keep Pressure On Lawmaker

    Outrage Over Proposed Benefit Cuts Dominates Public Comment Period – How To Keep Pressure On Lawmaker
    As you may recall, the issue of Workers’ Compensation benefits for injured workers was used as a bargaining chip in Albany during this year’s budget negotiations. A compromise was reached that would update the current medical…
  • Oct 6

    Broken Trust – Breaking The “Grand Bargain” Of Workers’ Compensation

    Broken Trust – Breaking The “Grand Bargain” Of Workers’ Compensation
    More than 100 years ago, Workers’ Compensation was established as a “grand bargain” between workers and employers. The state legislature enacted laws where injured workers gave up their right to sue if they were hurt on the…
Rank this Week: 3502

Minnesota Workers Compensation…

Minnesota Workers Compensation Secrets from a Former Insurance Company Attorney

Discusses Minnesota workers compensation benefit issues, including wage loss, notice of intent to discontinue, rehabilitation and permanent partial disability. By Thomas Atkinson.

http://mnworkcompsecrets.blogspot.com/
Rank this Week: 452

Petro Cohen Petro Matarazzo Blog

Petro Cohen Petro Matarazzo Blog

Covers workers compensation law.

http://www.petrocohen.com/blog/
  • Dec 10

    Injured During Your Work-Related Travels? You May Be Eligible for Workers’ Comp Benefit

    Injured During Your Work-Related Travels? You May Be Eligible for Workers’ Comp Benefit
    A question that we often hear is whether workers’ compensation covers injuries sustained by individuals while driving to or from work. In the majority of these cases, our response is generally, “No.” An employer is typically…
  • Dec 9

    December 2017 – Reversals Big Story for Civil Justice

    December 2017 – Reversals Big Story for Civil Justice
    In 2017,  legislation has chipped away at America’s civil justice system.  From the rollback of restrictions on forced arbitration to passage of legislation that will weaken protections against medical malpractice and nursing…
  • Nov 27

    Wear and Tear Injuries in the Workplace: An Overview for Employee

    Wear and Tear Injuries in the Workplace: An Overview for Employee
    Many of New Jersey’s employees who suffer from WEAR and TEAR™ injuries assume – incorrectly – that they are not eligible for workers’ compensation benefits because their injuries developed gradually as opposed to…
Rank this Week: 2618

Workers' Compensation Watch

Workers' Compensation Watch

By Rehm, Bennet & Moore.

http://workerscompensationwatch.com/
  • Dec 8

    Back In The game Or Back To Work Too Soon?

    Back In The game Or Back To Work Too Soon?
    Senator Dan Quick has introduced employee-friendly legislation Last weekend’s Big 10 Conference football championship game between Ohio State and Wisconsin contained some off-the-field controversy when former Wisconsin Badger and…
  • Nov 30

    Is The NEW GIG A New Bargain For Workers?

    Is The NEW GIG A New Bargain For Workers?
    Lost among the din of Twitter feuds and even more serious reporting on tax reform, is attention to a tax bill about gig economy workers that could impact more than just tax policy. The New Economy Works to Guarantee Independence and…
  • Nov 22

    Amazon, Walmart and the “Shameless” Economy

    Amazon, Walmart and the “Shameless” Economy
    With holiday shopping in full swing, Gizmodo just ran a long article about how Amazon is using an Uber-like app to hire delivery drivers as independent contractors. Back in June, I blogged about a Walmart program where Walmart employees were…
Rank this Week: 324

Maryland Accident Law Blog

Maryland Accident Law Blog

Covers national and Maryland state tort and workers compensation legislation. Also focuses on boating, car, motorcycle, pedestrian and truck accidents, as well as medical malpractice and wrongful death. By Lebowitz & Mzhen.

http://www.marylandaccidentlawblog.com/
  • Dec 8

    Court Submits Question of Timeliness to the Jury in Recent Medical Malpractice Lawsuit

    Court Submits Question of Timeliness to the Jury in Recent Medical Malpractice Lawsuit
    Earlier this month, an appellate court in Montana issued an opinion presenting an interesting issue dealing with the amount of time a victim has to bring a claim against a medical professional. The question posed in the case is relevant to…
  • Dec 1

    Court Discusses School’s Liability in Recent Gym Class Injury Case

    Court Discusses School’s Liability in Recent Gym Class Injury Case
    Earlier this month, an appellate court in Nevada issued an opinion in a personal injury case involving a student who was injured while playing floor hockey in gym class. The case presents important issues involving governmental immunity that…
  • Nov 22

    Procedural Requirements in Maryland Medical Malpractice Case

    Procedural Requirements in Maryland Medical Malpractice Case
    Most personal injury cases involve concepts that the average juror can grasp. For example, when two vehicles are involved in a Maryland car accident, a jury is normally capable of listening to the testimony from each party, weighing the…
Rank this Week: 248

Chicago Car Accident Attorney Blog

Chicago Car Accident Attorney Blog

Covers personal injury topics. By Matthew L. Willens.

https://www.willenslaw.com/blog/
  • Dec 6

    Construction Defect Lawsuits – Structural Failure & Deck Collapse Accident

    Construction Defect Lawsuits – Structural Failure & Deck Collapse Accident
    Parking garages, stadiums, skyscrapers and similar types of buildings are just some examples of structures that can cause construction-related injuries. Considering that the large slabs of concrete used to construct them are often suspended…
  • Dec 6

    More Deaths Linked to Illinois Traffic This Year

    More Deaths Linked to Illinois Traffic This Year
    There’s no denying that Illinois roads can be dangerous. Now, there’s even more reason for drivers to stay as cautious as possible; a recent study just linked Illinois traffic to more deaths. In fact, Illinois traffic related…
  • Nov 26

    Illinois Deer vs. Car Accidents – Staying Safe This Winter

    Illinois Deer vs. Car Accidents – Staying Safe This Winter
    Winter is the peak deer running season in Illinois. This means that it’s not surprising to see a deer crossing the road just when you’re driving. The Insurance Information Institute, Inc., in fact, says that the numbers for…
Rank this Week: 1719

Chicago Injury Lawyer

Chicago Injury Lawyer

By the Willens Law Offices.

https://www.willenslaw.com/blog/
  • Dec 6

    Construction Defect Lawsuits – Structural Failure & Deck Collapse Accident

    Construction Defect Lawsuits – Structural Failure & Deck Collapse Accident
    Parking garages, stadiums, skyscrapers and similar types of buildings are just some examples of structures that can cause construction-related injuries. Considering that the large slabs of concrete used to construct them are often suspended…
  • Dec 6

    More Deaths Linked to Illinois Traffic This Year

    More Deaths Linked to Illinois Traffic This Year
    There’s no denying that Illinois roads can be dangerous. Now, there’s even more reason for drivers to stay as cautious as possible; a recent study just linked Illinois traffic to more deaths. In fact, Illinois traffic related…
  • Nov 26

    Illinois Deer vs. Car Accidents – Staying Safe This Winter

    Illinois Deer vs. Car Accidents – Staying Safe This Winter
    Winter is the peak deer running season in Illinois. This means that it’s not surprising to see a deer crossing the road just when you’re driving. The Insurance Information Institute, Inc., in fact, says that the numbers for…
Rank this Week: 2463

Chicago Injury Lawyer

Chicago Injury Lawyer

By Matthew L. Willens.

https://www.willenslaw.com/blog/
  • Dec 6

    Construction Defect Lawsuits – Structural Failure & Deck Collapse Accident

    Construction Defect Lawsuits – Structural Failure & Deck Collapse Accident
    Parking garages, stadiums, skyscrapers and similar types of buildings are just some examples of structures that can cause construction-related injuries. Considering that the large slabs of concrete used to construct them are often suspended…
  • Dec 6

    More Deaths Linked to Illinois Traffic This Year

    More Deaths Linked to Illinois Traffic This Year
    There’s no denying that Illinois roads can be dangerous. Now, there’s even more reason for drivers to stay as cautious as possible; a recent study just linked Illinois traffic to more deaths. In fact, Illinois traffic related…
  • Nov 26

    Illinois Deer vs. Car Accidents – Staying Safe This Winter

    Illinois Deer vs. Car Accidents – Staying Safe This Winter
    Winter is the peak deer running season in Illinois. This means that it’s not surprising to see a deer crossing the road just when you’re driving. The Insurance Information Institute, Inc., in fact, says that the numbers for…
Rank this Week: 1665