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Washington Passes Important Health Care Bill; Will Improve Working Conditions for Hospital Caregivers and Promote Patient Safety

By | Media & News, Workers Comp

According to reporting from The Stand, legislators in both the Washington State Senate and the Washington House of Representatives have passed an important bill that will improve conditions for hospital caregivers and promote patient safety. Officially known as SHB 1155, the legislation codifies meal breaks, rest breaks, and overtime benefits…

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The Walthew Law Firm Welcomes Melina Karadzic

By | Media & News

We are pleased to announce the newest member to join our legal team. Melina Karadzic joins the firm as a personal injury paralegal. Her insight from work experience with insurance companies will be invaluable to our personal injury clients. Melina received a bachelor’s degree with a major in criminal justice…

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How the Government Shut-Down Impacts L&I

By | Media & News, Workers Comp

Injured workers who are unable to work as a result of an on-the-job injury rely on their time loss compensation checks. These checks, while they don’t completely replace wages, are a lifeline which allows payment of rent and purchase of food – the basic necessities of life. Often, people in our legislature forget that fact.

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