weekly, this free website gives insight into the NYS WCB to help the
workers comp community understand why the WCB does what it does and how
to deal with its inconsistencies and bureaucratic obfuscations as well
as giving the community and Board staff an anonymous bulletin board. Among the different pages are:
COURT DECISIONS: Weekly updates of workers comp related decisions from the New York's
various courts and a list of the “winningest” attorneys each the year. These go back to 2008.
NEWSWIRE: Weekly listings of key developments from the media as well as various state agencies.
COMMENTARY: My comments on key topics, major court decisions, board policies, and answers to questions from my readers. And, ocassional guest editorial sand commentaries which are either attributed or publshed anonymously
BIOGRAPHIES: The Commissioners' official and unofficial biographies and how they got appointed.
THE BOARD SECRETS: If
you have ever wondered how the bureauracracy of the Workers Compensation Board
really runs, then read:
Behind The Closed Doors - An insider’s look at how things really work at the NYS Workers Compensation Board and how to fix them.
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Michael T. Berns, The Insider,
NYS Workers Compensation Board