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.
I read disturbing news last week. Very disturbing news. Birth rates in this nation have dropped to their lowest level in over 25 years. While we were once the envy of the world, maintaining a "replacement ... Read More
I have often lamented that employers do not understand that workers' comp is a controllable cost. Too often they treat it as a necessary evil that they must simply contend with, and never really pay ... Read More
August 9th represents the one year anniversary of this blog, "From Bob's Cluttered Desk". When I launched it, I really had no idea what I would use it for, or how often I would post. When I announced the ... Read More
Last week I wrote about a corporate CFO and Treasurer who torpedoed his own career by videotaping himself ripping a drive thru cashier at Chick-Fil-A over the beliefs of her company's president. While this ... Read More
Yesterday a federal court stopped Tennessee Titans offensive line coach Bruce Matthews attempts to receive workers' compensation in the state of California. The three-judge 9th Circuit court upheld an ... Read More
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
Marijuana: Lessons from Colorado and Maine At the 2018 SAWCA All-Committee Conference, a session discussed how recreational and medical marijuana is impacting regulators, the medical community, and businesses in Colorado and Maine. The panel was: