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  • Caution:  The Time to File a BWC Claim is Cut to 1 Year
    Caution: The Time to File a BWC Claim is Cut to 1 Year

    Substitute House Bill 27 was signed by the Ohio Governor on June 30, 2017. This bill made appropriations to the Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation for the biennium beginning July 1, 2017 and ending ...

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  • Update:  Ohio Firefighter Cancer Presumption Law
    Update: Ohio Firefighter Cancer Presumption Law

    The Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation released the new C-265 form for firefighters, or their dependents, to apply for workers' compensation benefits when a diagnosis of cancer has been made due to ...

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  • New Ohio Firefighter Cancer Presumption Law
    New Ohio Firefighter Cancer Presumption Law

    New Ohio firefighter cancer presumption law . On January 4, 2017, Ohio enacted into law Substitute Senate Bill 27, also known as the “Michael Louis Palumbo, Jr., Act.” Sub. S.B. 27 makes two major ...

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  • Ohio Police & Fire Pension Fund Changes Disability Rule
    Ohio Police & Fire Pension Fund Changes Disability Rule

    Columbus, OH (January 2016) - Charles Zamora, a workers' compensation attorney with a statewide practice representing police officers and firefighters before the Ohio Police & Fire Pension Fund ...

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  • Ohio Police & Fire - New Disability Benefit Application Form
    Ohio Police & Fire - New Disability Benefit Application Form

    On September 24, 2013, the Ohio Police & Fire Pension Fund redesigned the Disability Benefit Application. Effective October 1, 2013, all new Disability Benefit Applications submitted to OP&F must be ...

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  • Reduced Attorney Fees for Police Officers & Firefighters
    Reduced Attorney Fees for Police Officers & Firefighters

    If you are a current or retired police officer or firefighter and need representation in an Ohio workers' compensation claim, please be aware that our office provides a reduced contingent attorney ...

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