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Phi Delta Theta Fraternity, LSU Sued by Parents After Son’s Death
The parents of a Louisiana State University freshman who died of alcohol intoxication last year after an alleged fraternity hazing filed a federal lawsuit against the university board, the fraternity and several of the fraternity’s members. Stephen and Rae Ann …

POSTED AUGUST 20, 2018 6:18 AM
Kansas Commissioner: Enrollment Rises in College Insurance Programs
Enrollment in courses eligible for the Kansas Insurance Certificate Program at several Kansas higher learning institutions is rising, according to the state insurance department. The department says around 500 students have enrolled in the certificate program for the 2018 fall …

POSTED AUGUST 20, 2018 5:53 AM
Ohio Work Comp Bureau to Distribute $1.1M in Grants to Fire Depts.; $1.2M to Employers
Through a program to protect firefighters from carcinogens and other harmful health hazards encountered by firefighters during their daily work activities, the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) will distribute $1.1 million in safety grants to more than 100 fire …

POSTED AUGUST 20, 2018 5:45 AM
Arkansas ‘Tort Reform’ Advocates Stunned by Church Group’s Opposition
So-called tort reform has been an easy sell in states controlled by Republicans, and backers of a lawsuit-limiting proposal on the ballot in Arkansas this fall expected little trouble winning passage until they ran into a surprising obstacle from a …

POSTED AUGUST 20, 2018 5:07 AM
Finding Toyota Negligent in Accident, Texas Jury Awards $242M to Family
A Texas jury awarded damages of $242 million to a Dallas family after finding that defects in the family’s Lexus sedan caused injuries to their two children during a rear-end collision, the law firm representing the plaintiffs said on Friday. …

POSTED AUGUST 20, 2018 5:02 AM
Stanford Study Links Medical Errors to Physician Burnout
The epidemic of physician burnout may be the source of even more medical errors than unsafe medical workplace conditions, a new study led by Stanford researchers has found. Physician burnout is at least equally responsible for medical errors as unsafe …

POSTED AUGUST 20, 2018 5:00 AM
Millennials in Insurance Talk Age and Tech Gaps, Insurance Being a ‘Well-Kept Secret’
What is the best part about working in insurance? For a group of millennials speaking with Insurance Journal at a July roundtable, the answer was simple. “The people,” roundtable participants agreed. At the same event, when asked about one challenge …

POSTED AUGUST 20, 2018 5:00 AM
Court Says Trump Administration Must Implement Chemical Safety Rule
A federal appeals court on Friday ordered the Trump administration to immediately implement an Obama-era chemical safety rule introduced in response to a 2013 explosion at a fertilizer plant in Texas that killed 15 people. The D.C. Circuit Court ruling …

POSTED AUGUST 20, 2018 5:00 AM
FEMA: Alabamians Need Flood Insurance
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is encouraging those in Alabama to purchase flood insurance. Though flooding is Alabama’s second-most common natural hazard, occurring on average every 12 days, FEMA says only a small percentage of people living in Alabama …

POSTED AUGUST 20, 2018 4:44 AM
12 People Hurt in Tent Collapse at Alabama Traditions Bank Event
Authorities say 12 people have been hospitalized, including three who were seriously injured, after a tent collapsed at a bank’s shareholders’ event. WBMA-TV says about 400 people were under the tent Thursday night when it came crashing down, some ducking …

POSTED AUGUST 20, 2018 4:20 AM

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