Robert Wilson is President & CEO of WorkersCompensation.com, and "From Bob's Cluttered Desk" comes his (often incoherent) thoughts, ramblings, observations and rants - often on workers' comp or employment issues, but occasionally not.
Bob has a couple unique personality characteristics. He firmly believes that everyone has the right to his (Bob's) opinion, and while he may not always be right, he is never in doubt. Enter at your own risk, and like all of our blog areas, we encourage you to read the disclaimer at the bottom of the page.
We're not responsible for this guy.....
Bob is an accomplished speaker for the workers' compensation industry. He is available for conferences, corporate events, children's birthday parties and Bar Mitzvahs. You may access his Speakers Brief here.
An interesting story out this week about a new potential treatment for Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) in military veterans could have significant impact on the workers' compensation industry.
Dr. ... Read More
How do you reconcile a court decision that generally helps a concept you believe in, yet is something with which you fundamentally disagree?
That is my personal dilemma.
John Murray, an attorney with ... Read More
Organizations that deal directly with the public must always be prepared for the unexpected. Risks lurk at every turn, and if employees are not ever vigilant, something can rapidly go wrong – and place ... Read More
I am putting you on notice. I will likely win a Pulitzer Award for this article. True, being just three sentences into it I haven't even written it yet, but the idea is just that good. Or the award might be ... Read More
The National Workers' Compensation Defense Network has released the agenda for it's upcoming seminar being held in Chicago on October 3 & 4. The group offers two seminars every year that are ... Read More
Reports out of Southern China today tell us that a construction elevator malfunctioned and fell 30 stories, killing 19 workers trapped inside. As tragic as that is, it barely makes a statistical blip on the ... Read More
Let's see, we establish a system designed to protect the interests of two groups with diametrically opposed interests, give them a level playing field, sprinkle in insurance carriers and thousands of support ... Read More
I got in trouble recently with someone that seemed offended that an article of mine, posted in a LinkedIn group, was not about workers' compensation. What can I say? Sometimes that happens. I ... Read More
Such a deal I have for you. But I'll get to that in a moment.
As I have mentioned before, I am a member of a civic group called Sertoma Club of Greater Sarasota. Our overriding mission is to raise ... Read More