There is no doubt that Tennessee’ workers’ compensation program could use some help, but are optional plans the right answer?
A CWCI study shows that opioids accounted for more than a quarter of the prescriptions dispensed to injured workers in 2014.
Select workers’ compensation claimants will receive a two-minute online video at the time of their first indemnity payment.
A recent NYCOSH report shows that some companies are repeatedly skirting their responsibilities and endangering workers.
By Joan Collier
Safe at Home
By Joan E. Collier
Exposure to Zika, a mosquito-borne and sexually-transmitted virus that causes the birth defect microcephaly and other neurological disorders, currently is occurring exclusively outside U.S. borders. However, while we may be safe at...
Economists use a term “comparative advantage” to describe how circumstances may posture one competitor in relation to another. A state with domestic oil production may have a comparative advantage over a state that must import oil. Importation represents expense (shipping, time), and thus the state with local reserves may enjoy lower prices and the advantages of wages associated with local harvesting of that resource.
A twice-daily, extended release, abuse deterrent formulation of oxycodone, to be exact. And just in time, too. I was becoming concerned that FDA's recent commitment to take a new approach to the opioid crisis might have actually been genuine. I guess you can't have too much of a good thing.