December 10, 2013 in Uncategorized
BISMARCK â North Dakotaâs workersâ compensation agency has closed the book on a bungled software project that cost $17.1 million but produced few tangible results, and the state is still considering legal action against the company contracted t…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com
April 26, 2012 in The Daily Republic
The Montana Supreme Court heard a case asking whether the state’s requirement that employers carry workers’ compensation insurance applies to religious organizations.
February 27, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
WSI employees must be told that integrity not money is the agency’s bottom line. Likewise, the workplace culture must consistently support and reinforce that goal. Continue Reading
February 25, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
A former North Dakota workers’ compensation director wants a federal judge to review his felony conviction for misspending state funds. Sandy Blunt accuses state prosecutors of knowingly using false testimony to convict him in September 2008.
February 22, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald
North Dakota’s former workers’ compensation director is asking the state Supreme Court for the second time to throw out his felony conviction for misspending public funds. Continue Reading
December 10, 2010 in INFORUM
Not covered under Minnesota workers’ comp
BEMIDJI, Minn. About a dozen former teachers who were in class the day of the Red Lake High School shootings on March 21, 2005, are asking for compensation, seeking to recoup lost wages. Continue Reading
August 6, 2010 in INFORUM
Legislation could increase payouts
A new report finds that denials of North Dakota injured workers’ claims “jumped dramatically” over a five-year review period but found claim practices were generally “sound.”