Berkshire Hathaway Inc. has sold workers compensation insurer Applied Underwriters Inc. to the insurer’s founder and president Steve Menzies and a private equity investment firm in a transaction valued at $920 million.
A chicken processing plant worker who underwent surgery to both hands for a compensable work injury cannot collect additional compensation for her injury, as medical evidence proved she could work unrestricted, an appeals court in Nebraska ruled Tuesday.
A recent study showing workers injured early in their employment are more likely to file future workers compensation claims than other workers has experts weighing the root cause of repeat claims.
(Reuters) — An old, degraded piece of metal pipe that had not been tested for corrosion led to a June fire and explosions at the Philadelphia Energy Solutions oil refinery, the U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board said Wednesday.
Head injuries a school district employee sustained from an unknown cause are compensable, an appellate court held in a 2-1 decision on Friday.
Business Insurance on Monday named the 2019 winners of its annual Women to Watch awards program.