- Alaska law defines rates for out-of-state workers comp medical services
Alaska Gov. Sean Parnell has signed a bill into law that defines rates for workers compensation treatments or services performed out of state so they’re not billed at Alaska’s higher rates, along with establishing a 180-day billing timeline.
- Worker entitled to additional award because employer violated safety law: Court
An ironworker who wasn’t wearing the personal protective equipment provided by his employer when he fell more than 25 feet is entitled to an additional award on top of workers compensation because his employer violated a specific safety requirement, an…