- Figures show injury increase in state's youth justice system Updated: Sep-23-15 7:58 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - New Mexico's juvenile detention centers reported more injuries from youth-on-youth and use-of-force encounters with corrections staff this past year, while state figures showed the percentage of juvenile offenders going back into the system as adults has doubled.
- Oklahoma Labor Department says public sector injuries down Updated: Sep-14-15 3:46 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - The Oklahoma Department of Labor is reporting a decrease in the illness and injury rate among public sector employers in the state.
- Workers' comp experts gather for Vermont conference Updated: Sep-13-15 9:22 am
MONTPELIER, Vermont - State officials and others involved in Vermont's workers' compensation system for those injured on the job are set to gather this week for a conference.
- Missouri workers' compensation insurance rates could drop Updated: Sep-10-15 3:16 pm
AFFTON, Missouri - Missouri businesses could see another drop in workers' compensation insurance premiums next year.
- Report: 34 killed on job in Wyoming in 2014 Updated: Sep-08-15 7:24 pm
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - A higher-than-average number of workers died on the job in Wyoming last year.
- Beauty contestant sentenced for workers' comp fraud Updated: Sep-04-15 8:44 pm
RIVERSIDE, California - A Southern California woman who claimed she couldn't work because of a foot injury - until she was spotted wearing high heels in beauty contests - has been sentenced for workers' compensation fraud.
- Workers' comp ruling for assaulted Nebraska nurse stands Updated: Sep-04-15 3:10 pm
OMAHA, Nebraska - The Nebraska Supreme Court on Friday upheld a workers compensation ruling requiring a Kearney hospital to pay the salary of a former nurse who says she's unable to work because of psychological injuries she received from three assaults at the hands of patients while she was on the job.
- Uber settles over unpaid workers' compensation insurance Updated: Sep-04-15 7:32 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska - The ride-sharing service Uber has agreed to pay Alaska more than $77,900 in connection to unpaid workers' compensation insurance for its drivers.