bureau of workers’ compensation

Ohio Supreme Court: 2,100 local governments won’t get workers comp refunds

BY: - February 21, 2023

Dismissing a case involving more than 2,000 Ohio localities, the Ohio Supreme Court ruled that alleged overpayments from the Ohio Bureau of Workers Compensation won’t be refunded, at least not through the state’s highest court. The case reaches back to 2007, when private employers filed a class action lawsuit accusing the BWC of overcharging premiums […]

Ohio lawmaker plans bill to rescind health order on biz mask enforcement

BY: - November 23, 2020

A Republican state senator says Ohio should strike down a recent order from the state health department requiring businesses to take a heavier hand in enforcing mask mandates for customers. Sen. Dave Burke, R-Marysville, told the Ohio Capital Journal a bill will soon be introduced to achieve just that, the latest in a string of […]