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State study finds 2.5 times the number of worker injuries as federal count

Researchers have once again shown that federal counts of workplace injuries don’t show the whole picture – not by a long shot.  [Read more…]

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Workers’ comp insurance lapsed, employee injured: Can he sue company?

An employer accidentally let its workers’ comp insurance policy lapse, and it was temporarily canceled. During that time, an employee was seriously injured. Can the employee sue the company?  [Read more…]

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Top 9 states that are least prepared to handle opioid crisis

Which nine states are least prepared to deal with the opioid crisis? The National Safety Council has a new list.  [Read more…]

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State bans workplace ergonomics regulations

As the debate over ergonomics regulations continues, one state has decided that such rules are too expensive for businesses. [Read more…]

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