Chicago, IL — Opioid-related overdoses claimed the lives of nearly 1,000 Midwest construction workers in 2015 – part of an opioid crisis that cost the region’s industry more than $5 billion ... Read More
Carson City, NV (WorkersCompensation.com) - Commissioner Barbara D. Richardson approved two filings from the National Council on Compensation Insurance (“NCCI”). Compared to previous years, these ... Read More
Do you have long standing responsibility for an organization’s safety program, or have you recently taken over the safety effort? You may be asking what should be done or “Am I working in the ... Read More
Earlier in February, CMS held an open-door forum regarding the impending initiative to remove Social Security numbers (SSN) from all Medicare cards. As we previously reported, this plan aims to generate ... Read More
March 1, 2018 is the deadline by which insurance carriers must begin using the new and improved versions of Plain Language Notices (PLNs). The Division of Workers’ Compensation revised the notices in ... Read More
Labor Force Trends At the 2018 WCRI Annual Issues & Research Conference, Dr. Erica Groshen, former Commissioner of the US Bureau of Labor Statistics discussed labor market conditions.
The United States has added 9.8 ...