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Recent Posts in Workers' Compensation Category

  • Long-Term Prescriptions Could Delay Your Return to Work

    Posted By Arnold & Itkin || 23-Apr-2018

    The Workers Compensation Research Institute recently released a study that looked at how workers with low back pain performed when going back to work. The study looked at 5 years' worth of workers comp claims and compared workers with otherwise similar types of pain...but with one difference: Some workers did not receive a prescription for an opioid painkiller, and other workers received ...
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  • When Tort Claims Can Be Filed Outside of Workers' Compensation

    Posted By Arnold & Itkin || 17-Apr-2015

    If you have suffered a workplace injury and your employer carries workers’ compensation insurance, you may be under the impression that you can only receive compensation by filing a claim through workers’ comp. While that is generally true, there are several notable exceptions that might allow you to seek additional compensation by filing a lawsuit. Here are a few examples of workplace ...
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  • OSHA Report Shows True Costs of Work Injuries

    Posted By Arnold & Itkin || 10-Mar-2015

    According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), there are roughly 4,500 workplace fatalities every year in the United States. On top of that, the BLS says there are an estimated three million other workers who suffer a serious injury at work as well. While these workplace injuries and fatalities take a huge toll on the workers and their families, a new report released last week by the ...
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  • Is the Texas Workers' Compensation System Broken?

    Posted By Arnold & Itkin || 7-Jul-2014

    While state officials, like Governor Rick Perry, tout the success and the "miracle" of the Texas economy, they smoothly pass over some inconsistencies, such as the fact that the state has led the country in workplace deaths for numerous years. Texas is the only state that does not require private employers to provide workers' compensation insurance for its employees. Even the ...
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  • Lack of Safety Net Leaves Injured Workers Helpless

    Posted By Arnold & Itkin, LLP || 4-Jul-2014

    Man Faces Bleak Future After Work-Related Injury A male worker was tearing up a concrete roof with 8 other laborers when he fell nearly 20 feet to the ground. When he fell, the ground was littered with dirty insulation, tar-covered roof decking, and fire-suppression water pipes that were taken from the building's interior. While the federal authorities require it, the worker was not wearing ...
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  • Texas Workers Face Workers' Compensation Battlefield

    Posted By Arnold & Itkin || 2-Jul-2014

    Though the economy in Texas may be booming, many workers are left exposed to the dangers of workplace accidents and lack of coverage. There have been countless numbers of workplace deaths confirmed by OSHA since the late 90s, with that number only continuing to grow. In addition to that, hundreds of thousands of workers have no real occupational insurance coverage, putting them in even more danger ...
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  • Worker's Compensation & Your Industrial Accident Case

    Posted By Arnold & Itkin || 18-Feb-2014

    Industrial facilities or plants are some of the most dangerous places to work. Often, news headlines are filled with the most recent accident that has occurred in one of the country's industrial plants. Unfortunately, many workers are forced to assume this risk going into the job despite the mandated safety regulations plants adhere to. Most industrial companies have one major focus: money. If ...
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