Monthly Archives: January 2016
  • Court Of Appeals Finds Commission Abused its Discretion by Exercising Continuing Jurisdiction

    In State ex rel. Bennett v. Industrial Commission, 10th Dist. No. 14AP-632, 2016-Ohio-83, January 12, 2016 the Tenth District Court of Appeals granted a writ of mandamus finding the Commission abused its discretion by exercising continuing jurisdiction to review a permanent total disability (PTD) order. An SHO granted PTD, relying on the reports of 3 doctors and applying a vocational analysis. One of the doctors (Dr.

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  • Employers Must Post OSHA 300A Annual Summary Logs

    The OSHA summary log 300A must be posted from February 1, 2016 through April 30, 2016, in a conspicuous spot where notices to employees are normally posted. Due to changes that went into effect on January 1, 2015, to the recordkeeping rule, certain industries that were previously exempt from recordkeeping requirements are now covered. Further, employers with 10 or fewer employees and employers in low-hazard industries may be exempt from injury and illness recordkeeping and posting requirements.

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  • Register Now for Bugbee & Conkle’s Annual Workers’ Compensation Seminar

    Last year, we discussed workers comp issues which arose from an early morning collision involving three individuals. Join us as we dig deeper into Fred’s, Archie’s, and Florence’s claims to analyze additional complex matters originating from their workers’ compensation claims. Click here for a re-cap of the scenario.

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  • Preparing for OSHA’s Rapid Response Investigation: How to Conduct a Root Cause Analysis without Raising Red Flags

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  • Last chance to register for our FREE webinar today! Preparing for OSHA’s Rapid Response Investigation

    Today is the day of Bugbee & Conkle’s first webinar: Preparing for OSHA’s Rapid Response Investigation: How to Conduct a Root Cause Analysis without Raising Red Flags, presented by Certified Occupational Safety Specialist Carl Habekost. The webinar will be live from 12:00 – 12:30 p.m. Register for our free webinar here.

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  • The Supreme Court of the United States Blocks OSHA’S ETS Regarding Vaccines but Enforces CMS MandateRead more


  • Bugbee & Conkle Proudly Welcomes The 2021 Solheim Cup to ToledoRead more

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