ALERT

COVID-19 RESOURCE CENTER

Carr Allison is open for business. Our attorneys are available to guide and assist you with your legal needs and concerns.

CARR ALLISON STATUS COVID-19 TEAM WORKERS’ COMP TEAM COVID-19 RESOURCES

Brake to Moderate at Annual Alabama Work Comp Seminar

Shareholder Ryan Brake will moderate the 23rd Annual North Alabama Workers’ Compensation Seminar on October 25, 2018 at the Marriott Shoals Conference Center in Florence, AL.  Shareholder Katy Beth Carr, also from the firm’s Florence, AL office, will speak on evaluating compensability and exposure in a workers’ compensation case.  The conference will provide up-to-date information on Alabama workers’ compensation issues and other training issues of interest to industry professionals.  The seminar is sponsored by the University of North Alabama Center for Learning and Professional Development.  The seminar agenda is listed below:

8:00 – 8:15:  Welcome and Introductions

8:15 – 9:15:  Pain Management without Opiates- Dr. Steven Howell, North Alabama Bone and Joint Clinic

9:15 – 10:15:  Aging Spine in the Workforce- Dr. Morris Seymour, The Spine Center at TOC

10:15- 10:30:  Break

10:30-11:00:  Update from the Department of Labor- Donald Harrison, Asst. General Counsel, Alabama Department of Labor

11:00 – 12:00:  Impact of Ergonomics on Preventing Injuries- Pamela Dearing and Dana Blake, D & D Case Management

12:00 – 1:00:  Lunch

1:00 – 2:00:  Back to Basics: Evaluating Compensability and Exposure in a Workers’ Comp Case- Katy Beth Carr, Carr Allison

2:00 – 3:00:  Tips From the Pros on Dealing with Local Workers- Panel: Fred Pearson (Freightcar America), Bethany Osborn, RN (Constellium), Teresa Maddox (City of Florence)

3:00 – 3:15:  Break

3:15 – 4:15:  Case Law Update- Ryan Brake, Carr Allison

4:15:  Conference Wrap-up and Presentation of Certificates

 

News

COVID-19 Response Team and Resources (Updated 5/27)

Below are links to all the resources about COVID-19.  If you have any questions regarding COVID-19 and your obligations as an employer, please do not hesitate to contact someone on our Carr Allison COVID-19 Response Team.   Carr Allison Resource Teams Carr Allison Response Team: Click Here Carr Allison Workers’ Compensation […]

Learn More

Carr Allison Welcomes Attorney Cassandra DeCoste

Cassandra DeCoste is an associate in Carr Allison’s Tallahassee, Florida office.  Her practice focuses on workers’ compensation, governmental relations and complex litigation.   Cassandra earned her bachelor’s degree in French and Spanish from Florida State University.  She earned her law degree from the Florida State University College of Law where […]

Learn More

Carr Allison Participates in Alabama Legal Food Frenzy 2020

Throughout May, Carr Allison participated in the 5th annual Alabama Legal Food Frenzy which showcases the power lawyers have as they work together toward providing food assistance for fellow Alabamians.   Both the Mobile and Birmingham offices donated to the cause. Out of a statewide participation, the Birmingham location was […]

Learn More