Kan. workers' comp bill gets Senate panel's support

02/18/2013 | Lawrence Journal-World (Kansas)

A Kansas Senate committee has endorsed a bill to update medical guidelines for workers' compensation cases so that injury-impairment criteria from the American Medical Association are used. The bill faces criticism from labor and trial lawyers, and state Sen. Tom Holland said he is concerned "that there are classes of workers out there who will no longer qualify for work disability" under the measure.

View Full Article in:

Lawrence Journal-World (Kansas)

Published in Brief: