BWC to Launch New Pilot Program for Montgomery, Ross and Scioto Counties

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | Sep 27, 2018 | Workers' Compensation

On October 15, 2018, the BWC will be launching a pilot program to support employers willing to hire workers struggling to overcome an addiction to opioids and other dangerous substances1. With the opioid crisis currently being...read more >>

Officers at Ross Correctional Institution are Denied Workers Comp Benefits

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | Sep 13, 2018 | Workers' Compensation

On August 29, 2018, just before 9:00am, an inmate at the Ross Correctional Institution, exhibited signs of a possible overdose thought to be Fentanyl. Fentanyl, a legal synthetic opioid, can become airborne, entering through the lungs,...read more >>

BWC New Rule on Behavioral Assessment Payment

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | Sep 07, 2018 | Workers' Compensation

Until recently, medical treatment in workers compensation claims have been limited to treatment of conditions that are “allowed” in the claim.1  Allowed conditions are medical conditions that are proven to have resulted from a compensable work-related...read more >>