Legislation that is mostly under the radar at the North Dakota Legislature is shaping up to be anti-medical science and anti-older worker.
Workforce Safety & Insurance, the state workers’ compensation agency, is pushing a measure that would reclassify pain as it affects workplace injuries and as pain might be a determining factor in claims decisions.
Where does someone go when their health insurance company fails to pay for the medical care their loved one needs? My husband was injured while at work, which nearly cost him his life, but with all his strength and the love of his family by his side, he beat the odds and survived. He is now in a nursing home attempting to start and finish a very delicate process of rehab. That is, if our irresponsible and insensitive insurance company allows him to.
BISMARCK— Former North Dakota workers compensation director Sandy Blunt should have his felony conviction for misspending public funds dismissed because prosecutors withheld evidence before his trial, Blunt’s lawyer argued Thursday.
By Dale Wetzel, The Associated Press
, August 27, 2010
View your ad here! Cost effective targeted advertising. Contextual advertising starting as low as $79/month. This includes targeted ad delivery and search results! Add your business to the Marketplace »