Bob Wilson is the CEO of WorkersCompensation.com, and author of the award winning blog, "From Bob's Cluttered Desk". Bob is an accomplished presenter for the workers' comp industry, and we are lucky to have him. We don't really believe that, but he is the boss and made us say it.
Normally I would refer to proposals such as the ones being considered in Australia as "Nanny State" regulation, but this doesn't even rise to that ignominious level. No, this is pure Sissy State stuff.
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I just wanted to make a quick post to thank everyone who extended such kind wishes and support after the passing of my mother. It has been a long week, but we are traveling home today (Sunday), and look ... Read More
Today's mobile technology brings many opportunities, but has definitive challenges and pitfalls for those of us who spend a good amount of time, well, working in a mobile environment. I certainly learned ... Read More
The day was already not going well. I was headed to Detroit to speak at the fall conference of the Michigan Self Insurers Association, and had boarded my flight in Tampa. After a 40 minute delay over a ... Read More
On November 28, 2008, Mark Walls sat down at his computer and created a group on LinkedIn which would eventually come to be known as the Work Comp Analysis Group. Mark did not know it that day, but he was ... Read More
You wonder how it could happen. Thursday a 62-year-old employee was found cooked to death at a California plant used for tuna maker Bumble Bee Foods. Jose Melena was found just before 7 a.m. at the plant ... Read More
The fire was intense. Multiple apartments were burned or water damaged. Dozens of people were displaced from their homes, and a firefighter broke a toe while fighting the blaze. Investigators say the fire ... Read More
Just when we thought the Meningitis scare couldn't get any worse, Florida's Governor Rick Scott proves otherwise. A steroid used to treat back pain has been discovered to have been contaminated ... Read More
The list of the top ten most deadly jobs for 2011 is out, and once again on the list, weighing in at number 3, are pilots and flight engineers. Given the extraordinary safety record of commercial flights, ... Read More