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.
Ok, I have to confess. It is Sunday night. I am sitting in a bar at Harrah's in St. Louis, MO, preparing to attend a conference to learn all about MSA's, MSP's and any other acronyms I cannot think of at the ... Read More
An executive who posted a YouTube video of himself berating a poor Chick-Fil-A drive thru worker over her company president's position on gays really proved a point this week. He proved that you can get ... Read More
An Executive Inspector General hired by the city of Chicago to look into any complaints of fiscal mismanagement by the city, has been denied access to records of the city's $100 million, self-managed, ... Read More
In what had to be a most memorable airboat tour of the Florida Everglades, an Indiana family was treated to a rare and special event, when their tour boat operator demonstrated how not to entice an alligator ... Read More
It is time for a true confession. I am a committed fan of one of the best kept conference secrets in our industry. I am a giant AASCIFFER. As regular readers will know, I spent last week at the annual AASCIF ... Read More
The most telling part of Todd Whitthorne's presentation at AASCIF 2012 in Portland this week was not what he said. It was the empty chairs to which he said it. Whitthorne, CEO of the Cooper Center in Texas, ... Read More
I've written a bit recently regarding the disability dependency that seems to be strengthening its hold on our nation. I've expressed my viewpoint that "total disability" is often more a mental creation than ... Read More
Truth be told, I wanted to title this article "Getting High with State Fund CEO's", but as best as I could tell, only one state fund CEO showed up to this event. Doesn't seem fair to stick one poor schmo ... Read More
I must say, politicians in Oklahoma are giving me some very juicy quotes of late. Last week I got to opine on a gun law that was apparently needed in that state because a wild turkey scared a state Senator. ... Read More
Advocacy Based Claims Comes of Age at NWCDC For the many people who have been advocating a shift in our workers’ compensation claims handling philosophy the last few years, this year’s National Workers’ Compensation and Disability ...