Oakland, CA (WorkersCompensation.com) - The Workers’ Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau of California (WCIRB) has released its Physical Medicine Treatments and Their Impact on Opioid Use and Lost ... Read More
Engaged employers need to keep a continual eye on safety within the workplace. According to the National Safety Council, 85 percent of all accidents could be prevented or reduced by having an effective ... Read More
Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) developments will take center-stage in 2020 and drastically impact workers’ compensation, no-fault, and general liability insurance plans/carriers.
With 2020 being an ... Read More
East Lansing, MI (WorkersCompensation.com) – Sleep deprived workers can cost their employers a bundle, if precautions aren’t taken. A new study suggests the problem is much worse than previously ... Read More
Minneapolis/St. Paul, MN (WorkersCompensation.com) – A Minnesota man guilty of that state’s human trafficking law will face up to 270 days in the Hennepin County workhouse, a judge ordered this ... Read More
Obtaining CMS recognition of state statutory limitations on medical care in order to limit the MSA allocation has always proven difficult, but not impossible. As those who have Georgia WC claims know, since ... Read More
The subject of narcotics was addressed by the New Jersey Superior Court, Appellate Division in Martin v. Newark Public Schools, No. 2011-17344 (October 2019). It is another of those cases that was not ... Read More
At the 2020 Insurance Information Institute Joint Industry Forum, a panel discussed the future of insurance.
Insurance is undergoing a transformation that will make ours a truly customer-driven business that ... Read More
At the 2020 Insurance Information Institute Joint Industry Forum, a panel discussed ways to create resilience in the face of rising risks.
Intro: Dr. Phil Klotzbach, Research Scientist, Department of ... Read More
Iowans Aren't Buying Medicare for All
There’s a big problem with Sen Bernie Sanders’ Single Payer plan. [I think it is Sen Warren’s plan too, but she’s dithering these days.]
Nope, not the cost, not the “gubmint ...