California: Employer of bulldozer operator killed in wildfire lacked workers’ comp insurance

The company that hired an 81-year-old bulldozer operator who was killed during the massive Carr Fire in July reportedly does not have a workers’ compensation policy on file with Cal Fire. Contractors State License Board records show the firm told the state earlier this year it was exempt from carrying workers’ compensation insurance because it […]

BBSI Fined for Accounting Fraud

BBSI aka Barrett Business Services Inc. has been fined by the SEC in a false financial filings investigation. What did they do? How much is it paying? Who else is involved? Get the story here. Workers’ Comp Executive


BBSI’s – Barrett Business Services’ – former CFO has been indicted over the company’s reporting of its workers’ comp costs. How big a debacle is this for the company? Get the story here. Workers’ Comp Executive

Former mailman pleads guilty to workers’ comp fraud

A 60-year-old former letter carrier pleaded guilty in federal court last week to making false statements to obtain disability benefits after investigators observed him repeatedly moving heavy boxes, reportedly at a Comicon event, and performing other actions inconsistent with his reported symptoms and alleged total disability. New Hampshire Union Leader