Monthly Archives: February 2013

NLRB Rules That Commenting on Facebook Constitutes Protected Worker Activity Under the National Labor Relations Act.

The federal National Labor Relations Board (“NLRB”) recently issued a case ruling in which the NLRB held that an employee commenting on Facebook with other employees is engaged in protected “concerted activity” under Section 7 of the National Labor Relations … Continue reading

Posted in Boston MA Worker's Compensation Lawyer, Boston Personal Injury Lawyer, Massachusetts Employment Lawyer, Massachusetts Personal Injury Lawyer, Massachusetts Workers' Compensation Lawyer | Leave a comment

Canadian Vegetable Processing Plant Owners Fined After Worker Was Injured By Machine With No Guard.

The owners of a Canadian vegetable processing plant were recently fined $65,000 when one of the plant workers was injured while on the job.  The job site injury occurred while the worker was cleaning a machine in the plant and … Continue reading

Posted in Boston MA Worker's Compensation Lawyer, Boston Personal Injury Lawyer, Boston Work Injury Lawyer, Massachusetts Employment Lawyer, Massachusetts Personal Injury Lawyer, Massachusetts Work Injury Lawyer, Massachusetts Workers' Compensation Lawyer | Leave a comment

Ohio Employers Seek $860 Million from Ohio Workers’ Compensation Bureau After Court Ruling.

270,000 Ohio employers are suing the State of Ohio on the basis that they are entitled to restitution from the state. Their claim comes on the heels of a ruling by a Cuyahoga County, Ohio  Judge that the employers had been overcharged … Continue reading

Posted in Boston MA Worker's Compensation Lawyer, Boston Personal Injury Lawyer, Massachusetts Employment Lawyer, Massachusetts Personal Injury Lawyer, Massachusetts Work Injury Lawyer, Massachusetts Workers' Compensation Lawyer | Leave a comment