Jack Goodman http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Mo. Senate approves workers' compensation changes http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/mo-senate-approves-workers-compensation-changes <p>The Missouri Senate has passed <a href="http://www.senate.mo.gov/11info/bts_web/Bill.aspx?SessionType=R&amp;BillID=4065316">legislation</a> that would prevent employees from suing co-workers for on-the-job injuries.</p><p>The measure also states that some occupational diseases, including those caused by asbestos exposure, would be covered by the state&#39;s workers&#39; compensation system.</p> Thu, 17 Mar 2011 17:29:01 +0000 The Associated Press 747 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Mo. Senate approves workers' compensation changes