Monthly Archives: July 2008

Workers’ Comp Goes to the Dogs

By |2008-07-25T16:07:52+00:00July 25th, 2008|

The recent winner in Claims Journal's Strange Claims Contest has been announced.  The real-life claim recounted by the winning contestant involved the owner of an auto repair shop who always brought his dog [...]

Governor appoints Hays as ALJ

By |2008-07-08T09:41:49+00:00July 8th, 2008|

The Department of Workers' Claims reports that Governor Beshear  has appointed Ed Hays as a workers' compensation ALJ to replace former ALJ Marcel Smith, who recently resigned.  Hays will complete Smith's [...]

SAWCA Convention to be Held in D.C.

By |2008-07-08T08:47:12+00:00July 8th, 2008|

The Southern Association of Workers' Compensation Administrators (SAWCA) will hold its annual convention in Washington, D.C. on July 21st through July 25th at the Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill.  [...]

Hot, hot, hot!

By |2008-07-01T23:53:26+00:00July 1st, 2008|

With summer heat comes a greater risk for work-related injury or illness such as heat cramps, rashes, heat stroke or heat exhaustion.  During these next few months, employers should be more cognizant [...]