Kentucky HB 140, introduced in the 2019 legislative session, seeks to "amend KRS 342.0011 to clarify definition of 'injury' to include psychological injuries for certain employees; create a new section [...]
The Kentucky Finance Cabinet has published the January through March 2019 rate as .40 per mile. This information is useful for Kentucky workers' compensation adjusters calculating mileage reimbursement for workers' [...]
Gov. Bevin has re-appointed Franklin Stivers to the Kentucky Workers' Compensation Board. His term will expire in 2023. Stivers is the brother of Kentucky Senate President Robert Stivers.
NPR recently reported the story of Pius "Gene" Hobbs, who was killed in a work-related accident when a dump truck backed over him. As the network reported, Kentucky Occupational Safety and [...]
FRANKFORT, Ky. (Oct. 22, 2018) – The Department of Workers’ Claims (DWC) announces the adoption of ODG by MCG as its treatment guidelines and pharmaceutical formulary provider. Pursuant to KRS 342.035, [...]
The Workers' Compensation Nominating Committee has recommended the following individuals to the Governor for appointment to the Ky. Workers' Compensation Board: Thomas C. Donkin James O. Fenwick Franklin A. Stivers
The Kentucky Finance Cabinet has calculated the new mileage reimbursement rate to be 41 cents for January through March of 2018. The mileage table can be accessed here.
The Kentucky House is now considering HB 2, which was introduced on February 12, 2018. The bill seeks to limit duration of payment of medical benefits, shift the burden of [...]
The Kentucky Finance Cabinet has released the new state mileage reimbursement rate for October 2017 through December 2017. The rate for this period is 42 cents.