Business Insurance - _Workers Comp en-us Thu, 26 Nov 2015 02:41:47 EST 10 Speedway owner cited for not protecting worker shot in robbery 20151125/NEWS08/151129870 The U.S. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 11:53:36 EST Doctors, others charged in spinal surgery kickback scheme 20151125/NEWS08/151129871 Two orthopedic surgeons, a chiropractor, a health care marketer and a former hospital CFO face prison over $560 million in fraudulent billing. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 11:49:04 EST Workers comp insurers building up reserve funds on underwriting gains 20151125/NEWS08/151129872 Calendar year combined ratio of 98% marks the first gains since 2006, says the National Council on Compensation Insurance. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 11:36:42 EST Texas contractors fined for trench cave-in safety hazards 20151125/NEWS08/151129873 Two Texas contractors are facing a total of $65,900 in proposed fines after federal regulators found their employees were exposed to cave-in hazards. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 11:20:16 EST Cemetery group faces fine after gravedigger partially buried 20151125/NEWS08/151129874 A New York cemetery operator is facing $123,200 in proposed penalties after a gravedigger was partially buried. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 10:53:55 EST Alabama self-insured comp fund repays members $7.6 million 20151124/NEWS08/151129891 Size of refunds to be based on years of membership in plan and loss history. Tue, 24 Nov 2015 14:35:21 EST Crawford tweaks global management with eye on improved profit 20151124/NEWS08/151129893 Claims management services provider seeks to become more agile in light of changing market needs. Tue, 24 Nov 2015 14:29:41 EST OSHA tags metal stamping company for worker hand injury 20151124/NEWS08/151129896 Federal regulators have proposed total penalties of $103,600 against an Ohio metal stamping company after an employee lost three fingers in a workplace incident. Tue, 24 Nov 2015 11:27:10 EST OSHA cites roofing contractor for reckless disregard 20151124/NEWS08/151129897 Wisconsin contractor on the hot seat for the fourth time in three years. Tue, 24 Nov 2015 11:16:33 EST Business owner gets prison time for comp fraud 20151124/NEWS08/151129899 Head of excavating company pleads guilty to falsifying insurance coverage certificates in bids for new jobs. Tue, 24 Nov 2015 11:06:45 EST