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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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  • Ohio Supreme Court Denies PPD to Claimants Receiving  PTD in the Same Claim
    Ohio Supreme Court Denies PPD to Claimants Receiving PTD in the Same Claim

    On December 30, 2016, the Supreme Court of Ohio granted reconsideration of the decision it had previously made on December 8, 2016 in the case of State ex rel. Ohio Presbyterian Retirement Servs., ...

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  • Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation Updates ICD Codes
    Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation Updates ICD Codes

    Effective October 1 st 2015, the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) has updated to the International Classification of Diseases (ICD) from the previous ICD-9 to the new ICD-10 classification ...

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  • Compensation Rates Increase for 2014
    Compensation Rates Increase for 2014

    For injured workers who sustain injuries or occupational diseases in 2014, their maximum rates of compensation will be as follows: The maximum weekly temporary total disability compensation rate is ...

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  • Loss or
    Loss or "Loss of Use" of Body Parts Due to Injuries

    Have you suffered the loss (severance or amputation) or "loss of use" of a body part due to a work-related injury? Did you know that you can receive an award of compensation solely because of the loss ...

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