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The Border Mail
Working towards joining the dotsThe impact of getting people back to work is dramatic Rehabilitation Outcomes
Working towards joining the dots
The Border Mail / Posted 52 minutes ago
The impact of getting people back to work is dramatic Rehabilitation Outcomes helped place Rod Thomas in his new job at Trafficking Traffic Management in South Albury. THE economic cost of work-related injury and illness to the Australian economy... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Crews preparing for high fire danger this weekendcomp scam TUMWATER, Wash. (AP) - A former corrections officer who was injured
Crews preparing for high fire danger this weekend
KHQ Spokane / Posted 2 hours ago
comp scam TUMWATER, Wash. (AP) - A former corrections officer who was injured on the job is accused of scamming the state workers' compensation system out of more than $100,000 by working three security jobs in another state while telling... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Donations flood in for those affected by Cayuse Mountain Firecomp scam TUMWATER, Wash. (AP) - A former corrections officer who was injured
Donations flood in for those affected by Cayuse Mountain Fire
KHQ Spokane / Posted 2 hours ago
comp scam TUMWATER, Wash. (AP) - A former corrections officer who was injured on the job is accused of scamming the state workers' compensation system out of more than $100,000 by working three security jobs in another state while telling... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Yale Road Fire: restoring power, putting out hot spotscomp scam TUMWATER, Wash. (AP) - A former corrections officer who was injured
Yale Road Fire: restoring power, putting out hot spots
KHQ Spokane / Posted 2 hours ago
comp scam TUMWATER, Wash. (AP) - A former corrections officer who was injured on the job is accused of scamming the state workers' compensation system out of more than $100,000 by working three security jobs in another state while telling... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
FBI arrests Selah man for receiving parts for explosivecomp scam TUMWATER, Wash. (AP) - A former corrections officer who was injured
FBI arrests Selah man for receiving parts for explosive
KHQ Spokane / Posted 5 hours ago
comp scam TUMWATER, Wash. (AP) - A former corrections officer who was injured on the job is accused of scamming the state workers' compensation system out of more than $100,000 by working three security jobs in another state while telling... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Crews tackle timber fire near Newport by land and aircomp scam TUMWATER, Wash. (AP) - A former corrections officer who was injured
Crews tackle timber fire near Newport by land and air
KHQ Spokane / Posted 5 hours ago
comp scam TUMWATER, Wash. (AP) - A former corrections officer who was injured on the job is accused of scamming the state workers' compensation system out of more than $100,000 by working three security jobs in another state while telling... Read more
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Calgary Sun
City's response to privacy breach lacking: staffercome under fire from one those impacted by the breach. Despite the City of Cal
City's response to privacy breach lacking: staffer
Calgary Sun / Posted 5 hours ago
come under fire from one those impacted by the breach. Despite the City of Calgary's insistence the email transfer of the Workers' Compensation Board (WSB) data of 3,716 of its staffers has been contained, one employee said he wants more action... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
911 outage affecting parts of Whitman Countycomp scam TUMWATER, Wash. (AP) - A former corrections officer who was injured
911 outage affecting parts of Whitman County
KHQ Spokane / Posted 6 hours ago
comp scam TUMWATER, Wash. (AP) - A former corrections officer who was injured on the job is accused of scamming the state workers' compensation system out of more than $100,000 by working three security jobs in another state while telling... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Fugitive Friday: CAPTURED: Anthony Fuentescomp scam TUMWATER, Wash. (AP) - A former corrections officer who was injured
Fugitive Friday: CAPTURED: Anthony Fuentes
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 6 hours ago
comp scam TUMWATER, Wash. (AP) - A former corrections officer who was injured on the job is accused of scamming the state workers' compensation system out of more than $100,000 by working three security jobs in another state while telling... Read more
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Western Advocate
The week that was around the region – August 26DUBBO: Sandy Birkett-Williams gives the cheque for the ultrasound machine to Dr
The week that was around the region – August 26
Western Advocate / Posted 6 hours ago
DUBBO: Sandy Birkett-Williams gives the cheque for the ultrasound machine to Dr David Lord Cowell watched by ED operations manager Clint Gross and Rotarians Jeannette Miller and Barry Brebner. Photo: KIM BARTLEY. Click on the image above to read the... Read more
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Daily Liberal
The week that was around the region – August 26DUBBO: Sandy Birkett-Williams gives the cheque for the ultrasound machine to Dr
The week that was around the region – August 26
Daily Liberal / Posted 6 hours ago
DUBBO: Sandy Birkett-Williams gives the cheque for the ultrasound machine to Dr David Lord Cowell watched by ED operations manager Clint Gross and Rotarians Jeannette Miller and Barry Brebner. Photo: KIM BARTLEY. Click on the image above to read the... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
KHQ's Ryan Overton covering Hart Road & Yale Road Firescomp scam TUMWATER, Wash. (AP) - A former corrections officer who was injured
KHQ's Ryan Overton covering Hart Road & Yale Road Fires
KHQ Spokane / Posted 7 hours ago
comp scam TUMWATER, Wash. (AP) - A former corrections officer who was injured on the job is accused of scamming the state workers' compensation system out of more than $100,000 by working three security jobs in another state while telling... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Former corrections officer charged with workers' comp scamcomp scam TUMWATER, Wash. (AP) - A former corrections officer who was injured
Former corrections officer charged with workers' comp scam
KHQ Spokane / Posted 7 hours ago
comp scam TUMWATER, Wash. (AP) - A former corrections officer who was injured on the job is accused of scamming the state workers' compensation system out of more than $100,000 by working three security jobs in another state while telling... Read more
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The Young Witness
The week that was around the region – August 26DUBBO: Sandy Birkett-Williams gives the cheque for the ultrasound machine to Dr
The week that was around the region – August 26
The Young Witness / Posted 7 hours ago
DUBBO: Sandy Birkett-Williams gives the cheque for the ultrasound machine to Dr David Lord Cowell watched by ED operations manager Clint Gross and Rotarians Jeannette Miller and Barry Brebner. Photo: KIM BARTLEY. Click on the image above to read the... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Former corrections officer charged with workers' comp scamTUMWATER, Wash. (AP) - A former corrections officer who was injured on the job
Former corrections officer charged with workers' comp scam
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 7 hours ago
TUMWATER, Wash. (AP) - A former corrections officer who was injured on the job is accused of scamming the state workers' compensation system out of more than $100,000 by working three security jobs in another state while telling Washington officials... Read more
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WALB Albany
Two arrested for Lee Co. insurance fraudThe State Board of Workers' Compensation announced Thursday that Malina Alison
Two arrested for Lee Co. insurance fraud
WALB Albany / Posted 13 hours ago
The State Board of Workers' Compensation announced Thursday that Malina Alison Pedigo and her boyfriend, Christopher Joel Dowdy, were arrested Wednesday for felony insurance fraud. The state says that Pedigo and Dowdy conspired to create fraudulent... Read more
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The Courier
Local businesses shine in awardsA strong field of finalists competed for top honours in the Federation Business
Local businesses shine in awards
The Courier / Posted 21 hours ago
A strong field of finalists competed for top honours in the Federation Business School Commerce Ballarat Business Excellence Awards, with winners to be announced on Thursday night. Excitement is building for Ballarat business’s night of nights. Tune... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Injured Workers Rarely Win Appeals in Workers' Comp CasesInjured workers face an uphill, long-odds battle if they want to appeal the den
Injured Workers Rarely Win Appeals in Workers' Comp Cases
NBC Bay Area / Posted 22 hours ago
Injured workers face an uphill, long-odds battle if they want to appeal the denial of medical care through California’s workers’ compensation system, state data shows. Since reforms made in 2013 under Senate Bill 863, injured workers can no longer... Read more
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The Courier
Local businesses shine in awardsA strong field of finalists competed for top honours in the Federation Business
Local businesses shine in awards
The Courier / Posted 22 hours ago
A strong field of finalists competed for top honours in the Federation Business School Commerce Ballarat Business Excellence Awards, with winners to be announced on Thursday night. Excitement is building for Ballarat business’s night of nights. Tune... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
State program helps companies remain competitiveYOUNGSTOWN The state has developed a program to help employers that cross stat
State program helps companies remain competitive
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 23 hours ago
YOUNGSTOWN The state has developed a program to help employers that cross state borders with compensation coverage. Ohio’s Bureau of Workers’ Compensation created its “Other States Coverage” program to provide another coverage option to prevent... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Opioid overuse is creating ‘lost generation,’ expert saysOpioids overuse is the “worst man-made epidemic in modern medical history,” a l
Opioid overuse is creating ‘lost generation,’ expert says
The Globe and Mail / Posted yesterday
Opioids overuse is the “worst man-made epidemic in modern medical history,” a leading expert on workers’ compensation told Canadian physicians Wednesday, urging them to take tough and immediate action to address the problem. Dr. Gary Franklin,... Read more
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Clovis News Journal
Tour showcases area ag producersKenneth Davis, a third-generation farmer of Davis Farms, points out the differe
Tour showcases area ag producers
Clovis News Journal / Posted yesterday
Kenneth Davis, a third-generation farmer of Davis Farms, points out the different types of grapes in his vineyard as he talks to a tour group on Wednesday. The Ag True Tour in Clovis was hosted by the Young Farmers and Ranchers Program of the New... Read more
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Calgary Sun
City of Calgary vows to tighten privacy policies after thousands of employees' injury claims leakedThe leak of the confidential injury claims data of 3,716 city employees has led
City of Calgary vows to tighten privacy policies after thousands of employees' injury claims leaked
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
The leak of the confidential injury claims data of 3,716 city employees has led to an apology from city hall and vows to overhaul its handling of private information. The city said the breach occurred June 14 and 15 when Workers Compensation Board... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Coventry trustees learn more about condition of township roads Posted Aug. 24, 2016 at 3:12 PM Posted Aug. 24, 2016 at 3:12 PM COVENTRY TW
Coventry trustees learn more about condition of township roads
The Suburbanite / Posted yesterday
Posted Aug. 24, 2016 at 3:12 PM Posted Aug. 24, 2016 at 3:12 PM COVENTRY TWP. Coventry residents will decide this fall on the future condition of the township roads.During the Aug. 11... Read more
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The Daily Record
Law Digest – Maryland Court of Special Appeals – Aug. 25, 2016 Court of Special Appeals Workers’ Compensation, Compensable injury: Where the
Law Digest – Maryland Court of Special Appeals – Aug. 25, 2016
The Daily Record / Posted yesterday
Court of Special Appeals Workers’ Compensation, Compensable injury: Where the evidence presented at trial showed the causal relation between an employee’s permanent partial disability... Read more
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Business Wire
A.M. BestTV: Captive Feasibility Studies Reveal Changing Risks, Says Milliman Consultant“Captive managers do a good job in evaluating clients to determine whether it i
A.M. BestTV: Captive Feasibility Studies Reveal Changing Risks, Says Milliman Consultant
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
“Captive managers do a good job in evaluating clients to determine whether it is feasible for them to have a captive,” said Meehan. “They bring the ones to us that they believe have a good risk management program and lines and volumes of business,... Read more
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Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
CDC Press ReleasesBusiness Pulse: Motor Vehicle Safety at Work, launched today by the Centers for
CDC Press Releases
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention / Posted yesterday
Business Pulse: Motor Vehicle Safety at Work, launched today by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Foundation, focuses on how businesses can protect employees who drive for work in the United States and travel for business abroad.... Read more
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The Courier
Senator Madigan calls to bring something better to the people BALLARAT'S newest federal politician yesterday slammed Victoria's "inhumane"
Senator Madigan calls to bring something better to the people
The Courier / Posted yesterday
BALLARAT'S newest federal politician yesterday slammed Victoria's "inhumane" abortion laws, committed to help restore Australia's dwindling manufacturing sector and gave a clear signal of... Read more
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New Now Next
Pulse First Responder Is In Danger Of Losing His JobIn the wake of the June 12 mass shooting at Pulse, Officer Gerry Realin, along
Pulse First Responder Is In Danger Of Losing His Job
New Now Next / Posted yesterday
In the wake of the June 12 mass shooting at Pulse, Officer Gerry Realin, along with the seven other members of the Orlando Police Department’s hazmat team, was tasked with removing the bodies from the nightclub. As a result, he’s been diagnosed with... Read more
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Business Wire
Align Networks Hosts Physical Therapy Breakout and Presents Session on Predictive Analytics at 2016 Workers’ Compensation Educational Conference“This year in the PT Breakout we tackled the critical challenges in optimizing
Align Networks Hosts Physical Therapy Breakout and Presents Session on Predictive Analytics at 2016 Workers’ Compensation Educational Conference
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
“This year in the PT Breakout we tackled the critical challenges in optimizing rehabilitation for injured workers and improving return-to-work (RTW) results,” said Despres. “We discussed advanced rehabilitation programs, such as work conditioning and... Read more
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TSN
CFLPA submits application for WCB coverageThe CFLPA has submitted an application for its members to be eligible for WCB c
CFLPA submits application for WCB coverage
TSN / Posted yesterday
The CFLPA has submitted an application for its members to be eligible for WCB coverage in the province of Alberta. It’s a move that could have a wide-ranging impact on the health care of not only those who are playing, but more importantly those who,... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Cuts will hurt health systemSLASHED death and disability benefits for paramedics will impact on the rest of
Cuts will hurt health system
Northern Daily Leader / Posted yesterday
SLASHED death and disability benefits for paramedics will impact on the rest of the state’s health system, a Labor figurehead has warned. Cutting disability benefits for paramedics will impact on the rest of the state’s health system, a Labor... Read more
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TSN
CFLPA submits application for WCB coverage in AlbertaThe CFLPA has submitted an application for its members to be eligible for WCB c
CFLPA submits application for WCB coverage in Alberta
TSN / Posted 2 days ago
The CFLPA has submitted an application for its members to be eligible for WCB coverage in the province of Alberta. It’s a move that could have a wide-ranging impact on the health care of not only those who are playing, but more importantly those who,... Read more
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Business Wire
ALPHA Fund and BETA Healthcare Group Boards Approve MergerALAMO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In response to the growing tide of consolidatio
ALPHA Fund and BETA Healthcare Group Boards Approve Merger
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
ALAMO, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--In response to the growing tide of consolidation in healthcare as well as cyclical market conditions, the Boards of ALPHA Fund, a California joint powers authority and self-insured workers’ compensation program... Read more
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Business Wire
Liberty Mutual Insurance Appoints Rebecca Schechter to Lead Liberty Mutual BenefitsBOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Liberty Mutual is pleased to announce the appointment
Liberty Mutual Insurance Appoints Rebecca Schechter to Lead Liberty Mutual Benefits
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
BOSTON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Liberty Mutual is pleased to announce the appointment of Rebecca Schechter as executive vice president, Commercial Insurance and president, Liberty Mutual Benefits. Schechter will lead Liberty Mutual Benefits, which offers a... Read more
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Business Wire
Athletico Physical Therapy Opens New Location in Grand RapidsGRAND RAPIDS, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Athletico has opened a new location in Gr
Athletico Physical Therapy Opens New Location in Grand Rapids
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Athletico has opened a new location in Grand Rapids, Michigan. This outpatient physical therapy clinic is one of a kind and located in the Knapp’s Corner area of Grand Rapids. The clinic opened Monday, August... Read more
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Business Wire
Athletico Physical Therapy Opens New Location in Sioux FallsSIOUX FALLS, S.D.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Athletico has opened a new location in Siou
Athletico Physical Therapy Opens New Location in Sioux Falls
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
SIOUX FALLS, S.D.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Athletico has opened a new location in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. This outpatient physical therapy clinic is one of a kind in the Sioux Falls area. The clinic opened Monday, August 22ndat 3320 S Sycamore Ave, Suite... Read more
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Anorak
Brendan O’Neill, Corinne Grant, Cindy Prior and an assault on free speech Brendan O’Neill asks Corinne Grant a question: Cindy Prior, an indigenous ad
Brendan O’Neill, Corinne Grant, Cindy Prior and an assault on free speech
Anorak / Posted 2 days ago
Brendan O’Neill asks Corinne Grant a question: Cindy Prior, an indigenous administration officer in QUT’s Oodgeroo Unit, is using section 18C of the racial discrimination act... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County Common Pleas Court casesCOMMON PLEAS COURT 16-DS-0723 - Alex Wallen, 2110 Beatrice St., and Samantha D
Clark County Common Pleas Court cases
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 2 days ago
COMMON PLEAS COURT 16-DS-0723 - Alex Wallen, 2110 Beatrice St., and Samantha Drummond, 2420 Troy Road, Apt. 2, petition for dissolution of marriage. Daniel R. Woodruff Jr., and Rayanna L. Woodruff, case dismissed. Donald R. Hall v. Bailey Walker,... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Special election for Mississippi House seat todayare A. Shae Buchanon-Williams, a Marine Corps veteran; Debra Gibbs, an attorney
Special election for Mississippi House seat today
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
are A. Shae Buchanon-Williams, a Marine Corps veteran; Debra Gibbs, an attorney and former member of the Mississippi Workers' Compensation Commission; Synarus Green, director of policy and intergovernmental affairs for the city of Jackson;... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
4 run in election to fill state House seat in metro Jacksonare A. Shae Buchanon-Williams, a Marine Corps veteran; Debra Gibbs, an attorney
4 run in election to fill state House seat in metro Jackson
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 2 days ago
are A. Shae Buchanon-Williams, a Marine Corps veteran; Debra Gibbs, an attorney and former member of the Mississippi Workers' Compensation Commission; Synarus Green, director of policy and intergovernmental affairs for the city of Jackson;... Read more
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Business Wire
ForeSight Medical Announces the Launch of Encompass, a Specialty Orthopedic, Spine and Pain Management Surgical Network for Workers’ Compensation PayersTAMPA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ForeSight Medical has launched Encompass Specialt
ForeSight Medical Announces the Launch of Encompass, a Specialty Orthopedic, Spine and Pain Management Surgical Network for Workers’ Compensation Payers
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
TAMPA, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ForeSight Medical has launched Encompass Specialty Surgical Network, a specialized orthopedic, spine and pain management surgical network for workers’ compensation payers. The leading provider of surgical device cost... Read more
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WLBT 3 Jackson
4 run in election to fill state House seat in metro Jacksonare A. Shae Buchanon-Williams, a Marine Corps veteran; Debra Gibbs, an attorney
4 run in election to fill state House seat in metro Jackson
WLBT 3 Jackson / Posted 2 days ago
are A. Shae Buchanon-Williams, a Marine Corps veteran; Debra Gibbs, an attorney and former member of the Mississippi Workers' Compensation Commission; Synarus Green, director of policy and intergovernmental affairs for the city of Jackson;... Read more
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Brisbane Times
NSW government to integrate Industrial Court with Supreme CourtA state government plan to abolish the Industrial Relations Court and transfer
NSW government to integrate Industrial Court with Supreme Court
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
A state government plan to abolish the Industrial Relations Court and transfer all litigation to the NSW Supreme Court will make access to justice more difficult, a leading industrial lawyer has warned. The decision is expected to affect thousands... Read more
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WA Today
NSW government to integrate Industrial Court with Supreme CourtA state government plan to abolish the Industrial Relations Court and transfer
NSW government to integrate Industrial Court with Supreme Court
WA Today / Posted 2 days ago
A state government plan to abolish the Industrial Relations Court and transfer all litigation to the NSW Supreme Court will make access to justice more difficult, a leading industrial lawyer has warned. The decision is expected to affect thousands... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
NSW government to integrate Industrial Court with Supreme CourtA state government plan to abolish the Industrial Relations Court will make acc
NSW government to integrate Industrial Court with Supreme Court
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 2 days ago
A state government plan to abolish the Industrial Relations Court will make access to justice more difficult, a leading industrial lawyer has warned. A state government plan to abolish the Industrial Relations Court and transfer all litigation to... Read more
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The Young Witness
NSW government to integrate Industrial Court with Supreme CourtA state government plan to abolish the Industrial Relations Court will make acc
NSW government to integrate Industrial Court with Supreme Court
The Young Witness / Posted 2 days ago
A state government plan to abolish the Industrial Relations Court will make access to justice more difficult, a leading industrial lawyer has warned. A state government plan to abolish the Industrial Relations Court and transfer all litigation to... Read more
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The Age
NSW government to integrate Industrial Court with Supreme CourtA state government plan to abolish the Industrial Relations Court and transfer
NSW government to integrate Industrial Court with Supreme Court
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
A state government plan to abolish the Industrial Relations Court and transfer all litigation to the NSW Supreme Court will make access to justice more difficult, a leading industrial lawyer has warned. The decision is expected to affect thousands... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
NSW government to integrate Industrial Court with Supreme CourtA state government plan to abolish the Industrial Relations Court and transfer
NSW government to integrate Industrial Court with Supreme Court
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 2 days ago
A state government plan to abolish the Industrial Relations Court and transfer all litigation to the NSW Supreme Court will make access to justice more difficult, a leading industrial lawyer has warned. The decision is expected to affect thousands... Read more
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Western Advocate
NSW government to integrate Industrial Court with Supreme CourtA state government plan to abolish the Industrial Relations Court will make acc
NSW government to integrate Industrial Court with Supreme Court
Western Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
A state government plan to abolish the Industrial Relations Court will make access to justice more difficult, a leading industrial lawyer has warned. A state government plan to abolish the Industrial Relations Court and transfer all litigation to... Read more
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