Fewer Injured Workers Are at Risk for Opioid Dependency

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | Mar 21, 2018 | Workers' Compensation in the News

According to the BWC, In 2011, more than 80,000 injured workers took the equivalent of at least 60mg a day of morphine for 60 days or more, becoming “clinically dependent” on Opioids.1 With an increasing number of...read more >>

Ohio BWC provides grants to pay for new fire department equipment that reduces the risk of injuries

by Andrew Bainbridge | Dec 08, 2014 | In the News

Grants totaling more than $125,000 were recently received by the Deerfield Fire Department. One grant was used to purchase smoke and fire detectors available to Deerfield residents only. That grant, for $2,000, was from First Alert...read more >>

Ohio comp rates to decrease 9.1% in 2015 for local government workers

by Kara Dolan-West | Nov 17, 2014 | In the News

Government entities in Ohio will see workers compensation rates decrease at an average of 9.1% as of 2015, the board of directors of the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ compensation announced. Combined with decreases from the past...read more >>

Workers’ compensation packages changing in Ohio

by The Bainbridge Firm, LLC | Dec 16, 2011 | General Information

People go to work every day hoping to make a better life for them and their families. Sometimes, through no fault of their own, their ability to work is hindered by unavoidable hazards in unsafe work...read more >>