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Date registered: August 25, 2010

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Specialist Media and PR initiatives at Health Plus Management.

Latest posts

  1. Marijuana medical health benefits — June 19, 2017
  2. Athlete injury – When to see a doctor — June 8, 2017
  3. Pain Relief Injections — May 22, 2017
  4. Pain Doctors Who Listen — May 2, 2017
  5. Finding A Pain Specialist — April 24, 2017

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Oct 05

The Dollars and Sense of Workers’ Compensation

No matter how safe an employer tries to make the worksite, accidents can still happen. The National Safety Council (NSC) reports that a disabling injury occurs every 1.3 seconds in the U.S. (more than 63,000 every day), and the Social Security Administration predicts that 3 out of 10 workers entering the workforce today will acquire …

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Oct 04

Long Island’s Wages of Sin

When 51-year-old domestic worker Samireh, an undocumented immigrant from Indonesia, wandered into a Nassau County Dunkin Donuts wearing little more than a towel back in 2007, she brought needed attention to the plight of thousands of underpaid and exploited household employees, the people who labor behind the scenes to keep American enterprise afloat. As Samireh’s …

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Sep 28

Workers’ Comp Claim Frequency Increases for First Time in Five Years

Copyright: (c) 2011 A.M. Best Company, Inc. Source: A.M. Best Company, Inc. Wordcount: 606   For the first time in five years, the frequency of workers’ compensation claims increased due in part to a confluence of factors stemming from the ongoing economic recession, according to a report released by NCCI Holdings Inc.NCCI is the largest …

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Sep 27

Why Fathers Are Less Likely to Die of Heart Disease

Having children may drain a man’s testosterone, but a large family may also be an indicator of heart health, a new study finds. Researchers led by Dr. Michael Eisenberg at Stanford University School of Medicine report in the journal Human Reproduction that men who didn’t have children were 17% more likely to die over a …

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Sep 27

Leading Industry Expert Releases Debut Book ‘How to Save Big on Workers’ Compensation’

Purchase, NY (PRWEB) September 26, 2011 According to the just-released business book “How to Save Big on Workers’ Compensation: With Insights from Leading Industry Experts” by industry veteran Adam Friedlander, creating a culture of caring for employees’ well-being is the single most important step in saving money on workers’ compensation. A digestible guide for businesses …

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Sep 22

Labor Dept. expands enforcement of wage violations

Associated Press WASHINGTON — The Labor Department is signing agreements to share information with nearly a dozen states and the Internal Revenue Service as it gets more aggressive in its program to crack down on businesses that cheat workers out of their wages. The information will help Labor officials target businesses that improperly label workers …

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Sep 22

Town Looks to Lower $2 Million Insurance Costs

Southampton Town’s insurance advisers said the municipality took the right step in trying to lower a nearly $2 million workers’ compensation premium by implementing a return-to-work program. But, the town could always do more. Supervisors could better retrain employees who were out on disability, preventing further injury, or post warning signs in workplace areas where …

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Sep 21

Study: 1,000 Peds Injured Annually By Cyclists Statewide; Number Is Dropping

Follow the tabloid media, and you’d think that New York City has been swept by “bike bedlam,” a tide of scofflaw cyclists striking fear into the hearts of pedestrians everywhere. Sift through actual pedestrian safety data, and the actual risk posed by cyclists pales in comparison to that posed by motor vehicles: while over the …

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Sep 21

Workers’ comp overhaul keeps business costs down

By MIKE BAKER , 09.21.11, 09:24 AM EDT OLYMPIA, Wash. — A major overhaul of the workers’ compensation system in Washington is already helping keep costs down for businesses, state officials said Tuesday while disclosing a major rate increase isn’t needed to keep finances stable. The Department of Labor & Industries said it’s proposing an …

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Sep 19

Jets C Mangold leaves game with ankle injury

East Rutherford, NJ (Sports Network) – New York Jets center Nick Mangold left Sunday’s game against the Jaguars with an ankle injury. With less than a minute to play in the first quarter, Mangold injured his ankle on a running play. The All-Pro did not return to the game. He will have an MRI on …

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