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April 20, 2020 / Blog Post

Proposed changes to Ohio workers’ compensation laws react to COVID-19 pandemic

Employer Law Report

Ohio lawmakers have proposed multiple bills that would expand the Ohio workers’ compensation laws in reaction to the COVID-19 pandemic. At the end of March 2020, lawmakers introduced House Bill 573 that would include COVID-19 as a statutorily defined occupational disease under the Ohio workers’ compensation laws, similar to other occupational diseases such as asbestosis.

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