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Monthly Archives: June 2013
  • Ohio Supreme Court Clarifies When Psychological Conditions Are Compensable Under Workers’ Comp. Act.

    Recent Ohio Supreme Court Ruling – In Armstrong v. John R. Jurgensen Co., claimant suffered minor physical injuries as a result of a car accident during the course of his employment. Claimant developed PTSD from witnessing the fatal accident. Ultimately, claimant’s PTSD was determined to not be a compensable injury under R.C. 4123.01(C). The court held for a mental condition to be compensable in a claim, the allowed physical conditions sustained must cause the mental condition.

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  • The Ohio Industrial Commission To Expand its Paperless System

    Very soon, the Industrial Commission of Ohio will expand its paperless system, allowing parties and their representatives to email documents to the Commission for filing.

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  • Gregory Denny named Co -Chairman of the ProMedica Physicians and Continuum Services Wine Event

    Gregory Denny named Co -Chairman  of the  ProMedica Physicians and Continuum Services Wine Event to be held October 5,2013.

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  • The Employer, Vol 6 No 3

    NLRB UPDATE
    This month we report on two recent developments of note that affect the power and authority of the National Labor Relations Board. On April 25, 2013 the NLRB asked the U.S. Supreme Court to review a lower court ruling that held President Obama’s January 4, 2012 recess appointments to the NLRB were unconstitutional. As it now stands, the lower court’s decision calls into question every decision issued by the NLRB since January 4, 2012.
    On another issue, the U.S.

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News

  • Governor Appoints Jim Hughes Chairman of the Industrial CommissionRead more

Events

  • May 6-10 is the 6th Annual National Safety Stand-Down To Prevent Falls in ConstructionRead more

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