State News : Arkansas

NWCDN is a network of law firms dedicated to protecting employers in workers’ compensation claims.

NWCDN Members regularly post articles and summary judgements in workers’ compensations law in your state.  

Select a state from the dropdown menu below to scroll through the state specific archives for updates and opinions on various workers’ compensation laws in your state.

Contact information for NWCDN members is also located on the state specific links in the event you have additional questions or your company is seeking a workers’ compensation lawyer in your state.




In the most recent special session of the Arkansas legislature, an Act was passed ending claims against the Death and Permanent Total Disability Trust Fund effective June 30, 2019.   Prior to that date, death and PTD exposure for carriers and self-insured employers is capped with any additional benefits being paid by the state Fund.