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  • Public Employers Should Protect Members of Law Enforcement by Providing Uninsured/Underinsured Coverage
    Public Employers Should Protect Members of Law Enforcement by Providing Uninsured/Underinsured Coverage

    Hoyt and Blewett PLLC Calls for Public Employers to Protect Police Officers, Sherriff Deputies and Highway Patrol Troopers by Providing Uninsured and Underinsured Auto Insurance Coverage Law ...

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  • Are Workers’ Compensation Settlements Taxed in Montana?
    Are Workers’ Compensation Settlements Taxed in Montana?

    Workers compensation is designed as a safety net for workers. It allows workers who suffer a workplace injury to receive the medical care and financial support they need. It serves to protect the ...

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  • Montana Workplace Injuries Abound
    Montana Workplace Injuries Abound

    Historically, Montana has been known as a state with a very high rate of injuries in the workplace. In 2010, Montana had the most expensive workers compensation premium rates in the country. These ...

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  • Workplace Injury in Montana: Important Statistics
    Workplace Injury in Montana: Important Statistics

    Earlier this month a man from Spokane, WA died from a workplace injury in a forklift accident in Polson, Montana . The worker was operating a Gradall material handler when it rolled over on a steep ...

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