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The LexisNexis Workers' Compensation Law Center has selected its 2008 honorees for the Top 25 Blogs for Workers' Compensation. Congratulations to all the honorees!
These blogsites contain some of the best writing out there on workers' compensation and workplace issues in general. They contain a wealth of information for the workers' compensation community with timely news items, practical information, expert analysis, tips, frequent postings, and helpful links to other sites.
These blogsites also show us how workplace issues interact with politics and culture. Moreover, they demonstrate how bloggers can impact the world of workers' compensation and workplace issues.
The 2008 Honorees are, in alphabetical order, as follows:
Colorado Workers Comp Blog - Features legal news, views, and tips on Colorado workers' compensation and Social Security disability from the point of view of the injured or disabled worker. Published by Richard E. Falcone
CompEraser - Covers the topics of disability management, safety training, OSHA compliance, return to work, workers' compensation claim management, workers' compensation cost reduction, and indirect workers' compensation costs. Published by CompEraser Inc.
Course and Scope: Connecticut Workers' Compensation - Features news and analysis of law, politics, and culture, with a unique point of view on Connecticut workers' compensation law. Published by The Law Offices of James F. Aspell, P.C.
Cut Comp Costs Blog - Features news and articles for employers on how to save money on workers' compensation premiums. Published by J&L Risk Management Consultants
Defense Base Act Blog - Deals with the legal aspects of the Defense Base Act Extension to the Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act as it pertains to U.S. contractors injured in Iraq, Afghanistan, and throughout the world where the Department of Defense places civilian contractors. Designed to provide news, resources, and discussion concerning the issues that frequently arise in a Defense Base Act claim. Published by Herbert Chestnut & Associates
Florida Workers' Compensation Law Blog - Focuses on news, legislative developments, and court decisions with respect to Florida workers' compensation law. Published by David A. McCranie, P.A.
Managed Care Matters - Focuses on managed care for group health, workers compensation & auto insurance, covering health care cost containment, health policy, health research, and medical news for insurers, employers, and healthcare providers. Published by Joseph Paduda
New York Disability Law Blog - Features news, information and support for those with long-term disability, Social Security disability and workers' compensation claims. Published by Turley, Redmond & Rosasco, LLP
New York Workers' Compensation Alliance Law Blog - Features the voice of a coalition of injured workers and other stakeholders committed to protecting the rights of injured workers under the New York State Workers' Compensation Law. Published by the New York State Workers' Compensation Alliance
OUCH! - Addresses timely topics in workers' compensation, provides links to other blogs and informative legal websites, informs readers of upcoming seminars and conferences on relevant workers' compensation topics, and provides news feeds to workers' compensation issues both general and Kentucky-specific. Published by Roland Niemi Law Group
Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation Journal - Features an online digest of developments in Pennsylvania workers' compensation practice and procedure. Published by Judge Robert Vonada
Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation Lawyer Blog - Provides helpful updates on recent court decisions in Pennsylvania that impact on the lives of injured workers, along with other information of use, including advances and developments in medical treatment for work injuries and helpful hints and tips for navigating through the Pennsylvania Workers' Compensation Act. Published by Brilliant & Neiman, LLC
Philadelphia Workers' Compensation Lawyer Blog - Features news and analysis of workers' compensation litigation in Philadelphia and throughout Pennsylvania. Published by Michael Monheit
The Pump Handle - Provides a forum for people interested in public health and the environment. Covers occupational health and safety, workers' compensation, nanotechnology, the environment, health care, and much more. Contact: ThePumpHandle@gmail.com
The Safety Blog - Features articles on training, safety tips, news, and how-to’s for different safety topics for business across the U.S. and Canada, with a focus on construction, manufacturing, and mining industries. Published by Safety Services Company
Torts, Insurance and Compensation Law Weblog - Features news, case law developments, and other information pertaining to New York workers' compensation law as well as torts and insurance law. Published by New York State Bar Association
WorkCompEdge Blog - Features ideas on workers' comp for employers and the insurance professionals who serve them. Published by WorkCompEdge, a Specific Software Solutions Company
Workers' Comp Corner - Features news and articles from the viewpoint of employers and insurance carriers involved in Florida workers' compensation matters, from loss prevention to litigation. Published by Michael Rabinowitz
Workers' Comp Insider - Focuses on workers' compensation, risk management, business insurance, workplace health & safety, occupational medicine, injured workers, insurance webtools & technology and related topics. Published by Lynch Ryan
Workers' Comp Kit® Blog - Provides a discussion forum for employers to learn about workers’ compensation cost containment techniques and strategies. Blog contributors are experts in the workers’ compensation cost containment niche and have been helping employers reduce workers’ comp costs for over 20 years. Published by Amaxx Risk Solutions, Inc.
WorkersComp Zone - Provides thought-provoking analysis of California’s workers’ compensation law and its politics and culture. Designed to help injured workers and labor union members navigate through California’s complicated comp system. Published by Julius Young
Working Immigrants - Features news and insights on the business of immigrant work: employment, compensation, legal protections, education, mobility, and public policy. Published by Peter Rousmaniere
Workplace Prof Blog - Provides a forum for law school professors teaching employment law, employment discrimination, labor law, benefits, and related courses. A member of the Law Professor Blogs Network. Editors: Paul M. Secunda, Jeffrey M. Hirsch, Marcia L. McCormick, Richard Bales
World of Work - Provides insight and commentary on labor and employment law with focus on Northwestern states. Published by Stoel Rives LLP