Stories tagged: workers comp
Wed., July 20, 2016, 11:06 a.m.
Woman who collected workers’ comp pleads guilty to theft
SEATTLE – A Federal Way woman who worked fulltime as a nanny while collecting Workers’ Compensation benefits has pleaded guilty to a felony theft charge. Washington state labor officials say …
Fri., June 12, 2015, 5:32 p.m.
Casino card dealer accused of workers’ comp fraud
State investigators accuse a Spokane card dealer of illegally taking $27,000 in workers’ comp benefits.
Sun., May 15, 2011
Workers’ comp becoming a yellow brick road-block
OLYMPIA – May might be the cruelest month in the state capital. The rain gives way only sporadically to sun breaks, momentarily lifting the gray gloom that shrouds the dome …
Sat., May 7, 2011, 4:36 p.m.
Workers comp brings special session to a halt
OLYMPIA, Wash. — Washington state lawmakers grappling over how to fill a projected budget shortfall of $5 billion may first have to end a stalemate on a more contentious issue: …
Sat., April 23, 2011
Editorial: Industrial insurance reform hits labor hurdle
Washington’s industrial insurance system ranks as one of the costliest in the nation, and from the mischief that unfolded this week in Olympia, union-friendly lawmakers want it to stay that …