Seattle's Program for Handling Injured Workers is in a World of Hurt

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Seattle Weekly | January 25, 2010
Employers complain that Washington's workers'-comp system is generous to the point of crippling employers. They believe rates are being raised to support ever-expanding benefits that are too easily obtained, and a bloated bureaucracy.

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