Workers’ Comp News in Review for April 2009

mpj031426900001Here are links to a few articles and sites of interest to workers’ compensation and to past posts from Ouch!

From The Kentucky Department of Workers’ Claims:

A new insurance coverage search feature has been added to the DWC’s site to allow users to confirm workers’ compensation insurance coverage.


Los Angeles Area Duo Arrested in $6.3 Million Workers’ Comp Insurance Fraud Scheme

Massey Energy Fined $2.5 Million for Fatal West Virginia Mine Fire

From the Lexington Herald-Leader:

Floyd County man pleads guilty in pain-pills case

Ohio is set to begin sharing prescription information in an effort to control “doctor shopping” and prescription pill abuse

Mine managers fined for violating safety laws

Feds get tough with mines owing fines

From workerscompensation.comp:

Four Successful Job Accommodation Strategies for Unhappy Employees

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