Workers Comp

If tree falls on Porta-Potty, non-compensable injury, Tennessee High Court finds

If a tree falls on a worker while taking a bathroom break, the resulting injury is not necessarily compensable, the Tennessee Supreme Court has ruled. In Brett Rosasco v. West Knoxville Painters and State Farm Fire and Casualty Co., the court ruled on Friday that Rosasco may have been within …

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Lawyers Can Help Solve Workers’ Compensation Problems | Legal matters

Getting injured and needing medical attention can be a scary thing. It can be even scarier if it happens in your workplace. While this is not a relatively common event, when it does, it can lead to a lot of uncertainty as to what will happen next. Joe Hahn, Self-Employed …

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Rob Gronkowski of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers

TAMPA, Fla – Tampa Bay Buccaneers tight end Rob Gronkowski said the “arrow was pointing upwards” at him to play against the New York Giants on Monday night after missing five games this season due to ribs. cracked lungs, a punctured lung and back spasms. Gronkowski trained in full on …

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Summary of the news 18-11-2021 | | Workers’ Compensation Executive

Vaccine blockages at key bases pose military dilemma In August, all branches of the U.S. military issued an ultimatum to its military and civilian employees: get vaccinated or risk being fired, but some employees are reporting underlying health issues they believe the vaccine could exacerbate while others cite religious exemptions. …

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House meets again, starts taking bills, starting with HB 417 on workers’ compensation … | Idaho

The House has reconvened and is suspending the rules to consider bills that came out of House committees yesterday or today; the first is HB 417, from representatives Jason Monks, R-Meridian, and Bruce Skaug, R-Nampa, on vaccine and workers’ compensation claims. The monks, opening the debate, told the House: “This …

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Correct the behavior behind distracted driving

The security landscape has many aspects. Most occur in an establishment, but the conduct is different. It is also an area which has the propensity to endanger many lives. To avoid distracted driving, people need to understand the behavior behind it in order to change. Expert Carly Baez, Safety Manager …

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