07 Aug Answering Questions about Workers’ Comp

What is workers’ compensation? Workers’ or workman’s compensation is a benefit provided to those who fall sick or get injured in a workplace accident or while fulfilling the responsibilities of their job. The compensation is usually made in the form of wage-loss because and medical expenses...

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17 Jul Over-Prescribing Drugs under the Workers’ Compensation Insurance Program

A recently-announced settlement between a nationwide mail-order prescription company and the State of Massachusetts shows that Injured Workers Pharmacy (IWP) will be paying $11 million to the state for violating state consumer protection laws. IWP, which is incorporated in Massachusetts, conducts its main business in Andover,...

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13 Jul Will Work Comp Cover Lost Overtime?

Overtime refers to the time you work, outside your normal scheduled hours, if those hours make your weekly work hours total to more than 40 hours of work done. Many employers pay hourly employees a higher rate for overtime than their normal wage. Arizona follows the FLSA...

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