March 20, 2018

WorkCompRecap: Advancing!

Today’s issue of WorkCompRecap features some Workers’ Comp reform news coming out of Missouri, as the state Senate has announced the advancement of Senate Bill 572, which includes provisions addressing protections for co-employees who are at risk of personal lawsuits for their role in honest accidents.

The new bill will also make/return occupational disease to being exclusively covered under Missouri’s Workers’ Compensation System, and also reinstates the Workers’ Compensation System as the exclusive remedy for workplace claims, except in cases where employers intentionally put their employees at risk of injury or death.

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