The Ohio Supreme Court ruled that an injured worker does
not have to establish their right to participate in the workers'
compensation system to pursue a court suit against the employer
for discharging them because they filed a workers'
compensation claim. Read
(posted July 29, 2016)
Workers' Compensation Bulletinonline archive
provides access to issues from the WCB's
first ten years (1982-1991). For
current workers’ compensation information, you can subscribe
to the WCB.
(posted July 15, 2016)
Because of logistical
concerns related to the Republican National Convention, the Industrial
Commission will not conduct hearings in its Cleveland office from
Friday, July 15, 2016 through Friday, July 22, 2016. The Commission
will resume conducting hearings in Cleveland on Monday, July
(posted June 16, 2016)
The legislature passed Am.
Sub. H.B. 207 which changed the requirements for an employer
to become a self-insured employer, and made certain changes which
affect how employers' experience (which affects the premiums paid by
employers) is calculated. Read
(posted May 20, 2016)
The governor has appointed interim administrator
Sarah Morrison as the new administrator of the BWC.
Stewart Jaffy &
Associates can help you receive the Ohio
workers' compensation benefits you are entitled to. Call (614) 228-6148
for a free
consultation, or fill out our
contact form and