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Did stroke cancel employee’s workers’ comp disability payments?

An injured employee sought permanent disability benefits under workers’ comp. Just three weeks after filing, she suffered a debilitating stroke. Did the company still have to pay her workers’ comp?  [Read more…]

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Employee suffers stroke at work: Workers’ comp or lawsuit?

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A worker sued his employer for failure to help him while he was suffering a stroke at work. The employer says this should be a workers’ comp case. How did a court rule?  [Read more…]

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How often are people worked to death? New stats

Turns out “worked to death” isn’t just a phrase used by busy employees. Recent government figures say it actually happens.  [Read more…]

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