Bar raided by Washington L&I agents

Washington Department of Labor & Industries agents recently raided an East Bremerton bar for failing to pay workers’ compensation insurance premiums. The bar’s owners dispute that they are $8,500 behind on payments, as the state alleges. Kitsap Sun

New York man pleads guilty to workers’ comp fraud

A 51-year-old former employee of Amsterdam, New York has pleaded guilty to defrauding the workers’ compensation system of $15,000 according to a news release from the state inspector general. Officials say he was employed as a truck driver in 2012 when he purportedly injured his left arm and both hands and began receiving workers’ compensation […]

Montanan on workers’ comp bragged about golfing

A 45-year-old Montana man has admitted to fraudulently collecting more than $27,000 in workers’ compensation benefits from the Montana State Fund while bragging about playing golf daily and working “under the counter.” Daily Inter Lake