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Safety Sense April 2023

This year's Safety & Health Day will be held on Wednesday, May 24, 2023 at Owen's Community College - Center for the Performing Arts. Doors open at 7:30am with a full day of presentations on various workplace safety topics!  Attorney Carl Habekost will be...

Comp Connection March 2023

  In State of Ohio ex rel. AutoZone Stores Inc. v. Indus. Comm., 10th Dist. No. 21AP-294, 2023-Ohio-633, decided on March 2, 2023 the Tenth District Court of Appeals interpreted R.C. 4123.56(F) which provides:  If an employee is unable to work or suffers a wage...

Safety Sense January 2023

While you are making 2023 New Year Resolutions, please resolve to record work related injuries timely and appropriately on the OSHA logs. If you are an employer with more than 10 employees and are otherwise required to keep a record of serious work-related injuries...

Comp Connection December 2022

Bugbee & Conkle, LLP congratulates April Renner on her promotion to Staff Hearing Officer for the Industrial Commission.  Ms. Renner recently began taking hearings as an SHO in Toledo.  There has been no announcement on whether a new District Hearing Officer will...

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

The Supreme Court of the United States rendered a 6-3 opinion enforcing the stay, in other words blocking, OSHA’s Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS) requiring employers of 100 or more employees to enforce a vaccine or test requirement in its entirety. The Court focused on OSHA’s authority to issue such a mandate.  The Court found that the Occupational Health and Safety…