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BWC reports 7 injured workers convicted of fraud in September 2015

Posted by on Oct 28, 2015 in Uncategorized, updates

Columbus – Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) Administrator/CEO Steve Buehrer announced today that seven individuals were convicted of, or pleaded guilty to, charges related to defrauding Ohio’s workers’ compensation system in September 2015. These court actions are the result of investigations conducted by BWC’s Special Investigations Department (SID).  Click here for...

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New Wage Loss Rule in effect February 13, 2014

Posted by on Mar 4, 2014 in Uncategorized, updates

The Industrial Commission of Ohio has adopted new rules governing wages loss compensation.  The prior version of 4125-1-01 has been revised.  This new rule applies to all wages loss compensation applications after the effective date of February 13, 2014.  The new rule codifies some prior court case decisions and now includes language dealing with online job search efforts.  To review the new rule click...

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