State of the States, April 30

Firefighters in MissouriWhat's happening this week in workers' compensation? IWP's weekly legislative wrap-up, State of the States, keeps you up to date on important matters within the workers' compensation and pharmacy arena.

This week's legislative wrap-up contains updates including:

  • A bill that would allow injured workers to treat with any Level I or Level II accredited physician sits before Colorado's Committee of the Whole.
  • In Wisconsin, police officers and firefighters who are diagnosed with PTSD can now receive workers' compensation benefits thanks to a new bill that was signed into law last week.
  • The Missouri State Senate passed a new bill that adds language to the firefighter presumption legislation and establishes a "voluntary firefighter cancer benefits pool."

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This edition also includes updates about Florida, Ohio, and Montana.  

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