Ohio: Solon approves $125K workers’ comp settlement for fireman

The Solon, Ohio City Council recently approved a $125,000 settlement and release agreement with a now-retired fireman who suffered a traumatic brain injury when he was hit in the head by a deck gun under extreme water pressure when it was launched from a truck, during a pump training exercise in 2015. Cleveland Plain Dealer

Utah teachers file millions in workers’ comp claims

Teachers in Utah have are filing staggering numbers of workers’ comp claims involving interactions with kids, particularly those with special needs. Costs to the three largest school districts have exceeded a million dollars in claims. KUTV