BY ZEKE CAMPFIELD email@example.com | Published: Tue, Apr 30, 2013
A bill that would dramatically change how Oklahoma employees are compensated for on-the-job injuries won Senate approval Tuesday. Senate Bill 1062 is expected to be signed into law by Gov. Mary Fallin later this week or next.
BY NOLAN CLAY firstname.lastname@example.org | Published: Mon, Apr 15, 2013
Oklahoma Works is spending thousands of dollars on political ads calling for the defeat of workers' compensation legislation. The group does not have to disclose its financial backers to the Oklahoma Ethics Commission. Records, though, show one backer is an Oklahoma City attorney who makes his...
BY ZEKE CAMPFIELD email@example.com | Updated: Sat, Apr 6, 2013
Lawmakers pushing for workers' comp reform are focused on cutting benefits to injured workers and not on slowing down major increases in medical costs. But analysts say real savings will come by capping utilization and not prices.