loader
Page is loading...
generic_insight_detail

Four Potential Developments for Ohio Employers in the Workers’ Compensation Budget Bill


The Ohio House recently passed House Bill 27, which contains the Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) two-year budget. While the budget bill now goes to the Senate, the following aspects of the bill are promising for Ohio employers: Statute of Limitations Change An injured worker currently needs to file a workers’ compensation claim within two years of the injury date or forever be barred from pursuing said course. However, House Bill 27 requires filing within one year of the date of injury. Although most claims are filed within the first year anyway, this change would weed out older claims that can be difficult to prove or disprove. Continue reading this post on our BT Currents blog.


RELATED ARTICLES

Illinois Enacts Artificial Intelligence Employment Law

October 31, 2019 | Currents - Employment Law, Social Media and Technology

Chicago Takes One Step Closer to Passing a Predictive Scheduling Law

July 12, 2019 | Currents - Employment Law, Employment Lessons

Ohio Budget Update

July 6, 2017 |

Subscribe

Do you want to receive more valuable insights directly in your inbox? Visit our subscription center and let us know what you're interested in learning more about.

View Subscription Center
RELATED TOPICS
budget
employment law
Ohio
Trending Connect
We use cookies on this site to enhance your user experience. By clicking any link on this page you are giving your consent for us to use cookies.