Funding for accommodating injured workers
Local President Rich Dann said the case should be a lesson to management and also to other employees about their legal rights.As the result of intervention by Local 1085, the Civil Service Commission has instructed Gloucester County that a handful of newly hired Public Safety Telecommunicator Trainees must be given regular appointments rather than temporary jobs.
If utilization review denies, delays or modifies a treating physician's request for medical treatment because the treatment is not medically necessary, the injured employee can ask for a review of that decision through IMR.
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State Politics A recent court ruling says nine districts, including two in Tarrant County, must be redrawn before the 2018 election. “There’s not much time.” Fort Worth The prevalence of the issue led District Attorney Sharen Wilson to form a specialized unit to prosecute what advocates and officials call “Intimate Partner Violence,” a specific form of domestic violence between people who are married, in a relationship or have children together.
Failure to give notice of the injury may affect a worker's ability to maintain a claim for compensation.
A claim for compensation should be made within six months of the entitlement to the compensation arising.