Forum editorial: WSI pain bill defies science
Published 03/25/2013, INFORUM
Legislation that is mostly under the radar at the North Dakota Legislature is shaping up to be anti-medical science and anti-older worker. Workforce Safety & Insurance, the state workers’ compensation agency, is pushing a measure that would reclassify pain as it affects workplace injuries and as pain might be a determining factor in claims decisions.Word count: 400
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