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Ohio Workers' Compensation News
- O.A.C. 4121-4-01 Definitions;
- O.A.C. 4121-4-02 Procedures for accessing confidential personal information;
- O.A.C. 4121-4-03 Valid reasons for accessing confidential personal information;
- O.A.C. 4121-4-04 Confidentiality statutes; and
- O.A.C. 4121-4-05 Restricting and logging access to confidential personal information in computerized personal information systems.
(posted May 13, 2015)
The Eighth District Court of Appeals is considering an appeal from a Cuyahoga County Common Pleas Decision holding that the legislature's amendment of R.C. §4123.512 to deny injured worker's the right to dismiss their complaint in cases where the employer filed the notice of appeal. The case is pending in the Court of Appeals as Ferguson v. State of Ohio, 8th Dist. No. CA-15-102553.
(posted April 14, 2015)
The Fifth District Court of Appeals has held that an injured worker is not barred from participating in the workers' compensation system because they failed a drug test a week after their injury. Read more>>
(posted March 10, 2015)
Industrial Commission is reviewing a number of rules relating
access to confidential personal information by employees and members of
the Industrial Commission. The
Commission proposes no changes to the
following rules relating to confidential personal information:
Ohio Workers' Compensation Decisions
We also provide summaries of Ohio workers' compensation court decisions, indexed by topic. The latest Ohio Supreme Court decisions: