workers compensation

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New Workers’ Comp Reimbursement Rules In Place

Changes in how doctors are paid for treating some injured employees covered by workers’ compensation are expected to address the long-term use of pain relievers and help cut medical costs for Michigan job providers.

CBS Detroit–12/27/2014

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CEO, Bookkeeper Of Insurance Group Admit Theft

The chief executive and bookkeeper of a nonprofit agency that coordinates workers compensation insurance have pleaded guilty to roles in a scheme to embezzle $2.6 million over 11 years.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/04/2013

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Michigan Senate Approves Workers’ Comp Changes

Legislation that could help employers reduce costs related to compensating workers injured on the job has been approved by Republican-led Michigan Senate.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/07/2011

MI Supreme Court: Leave Us Out Of GM Fatal Accident

The MI Supreme Court is staying out of a dispute between GM and the family of an autoworker who died in 2004 after falling and hitting his head in the bathroom at a Saginaw factory.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/22/2011