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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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  • 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 2013
    Compensation Rates Increase for 2013

    The Ohio Bureau of Workers' Compensation has published compensation rates for 2013. See the attached link. 2013 Compensation Rates. The maximum weekly rate for temporary total disability compensation, ...

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  • Filing for Permanent Total Disability Compensation
    Filing for Permanent Total Disability Compensation

    There are occasions when an injured worker is receiving temporary total disability compensation but believes he or she is actually permanently and totally disabled (PTD). The question becomes "How ...

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