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2010.12.09

Ohio Senate Bill 334, passed in late 2008, allows Ohio businesses operating in other states to reduce the payroll they report to Ohio BWC. Employers must be carrying workers’ compensation coverage in the other state(s) in order to receive the benefits of SB 334. This ...

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2010.09.17

Ohio's BWC's done it again.  Or shall I say haven't even bothered to do it! They haven't a clue.  They've changed the way employers in Ohio injury claims are being assessed effective July 1, 2010. Now medical only claims are being reserved adding additional costs into our ...

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2010.09.14

The end of the fiscal quarter! You’d think I still had my own business with this busy work but no, I’m updating my OSHA log for our clients. Manufacturing is indeed improving here in north east Ohio and with this great news unfortunately comes ...

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2010.08.24

I’m sure you’ve heard Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation removed the DFWP (Drug Free Workplace Program) with the new and improved DFSP (Drug Free SAFETY Program). This new program took effect July 1, 2010. But now the Department of Transportation through its Office of Drug ...

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2010.04.08

Ohio’s Bureau of Workers’ Compensation did it again! They canceled the necessary help to Ohio’s economy that was found in the original DFWP program, which gave Ohio employers a deeply discounted – 10,15 or 20% premium discount based on the level of involvement in the program, ...