Dozens of people with work-related injuries converged on the Capitol last week to plead with lawmakers to find a way to salvage the Second Injury Fund, and there’s some interest from legislative leaders in trying to find a solution.Read More »
A dismal budget situation and a lack of consensus on certain issues may inhibit legislators from passing agenda items during this year’s session of the Missouri General Assembly. As lawmakers prepare to return on Wednesday for the five-month session, the ...Read More »
The Missouri Supreme Court says circuit court is the proper venue for the Second Injury Fund to assert subrogation interest. The question before the court was whether the Labor and Industrial Relations Commission or the circuit court has the authority ...Read More »
The Missouri Supreme Court will hear arguments today regarding the proper venue for the Second Injury Fund’s ability for subrogation. According to court documents, Joseph Banks was driving a van for a company called Bridgford Foods. Banks suffered neck and ...Read More »
The long-predicted insolvency of the Second Injury Fund has finally caught up with the state. The Missouri Attorney General’s Office issued a brief memo to attorneys this week, saying “effective immediately, unless an offer has been previously accepted, all Second ...
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