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.
Seriously, people, there are some things in workers’ comp that you would think, after 100 or more years, would have been settled by now. Yet we keep wasting time in court fighting the same battles. A ... Read More
When a professional snake catcher comes across a professional people crusher, things can get a bit dicey. That is exactly what happened to a woman who makes her living catching and relocating ... Read More
My wife and I recently submitted our DNA samples for analysis by 23andme.com. I was mostly curious about the genetic makeup of my ancestry, while my wife, who was adopted and knows nothing of her ... Read More
A 30-year veteran of the Norwalk, CT Police Department was accidentally shot last year by a fellow officer during a routine training exercise. The 9mm bullet is still lodged in his chest. ... Read More
Sometimes the simplest of stories can be the most impactful. There was no better example of that than comments made during today’s opening session of the IAIABC 104thAnnual Conference. In fact, it was ... Read More
Today in Williamsburg, VA at the 104th Annual Convention of the International Association of Industrial Accident Boards and Commissions (IAIABC), a next generation of leaders took the stage to talk about ... Read More
Several weeks ago, Lockton published a study demonstrating that nationwide 67% of claims initially denied wind up being accepted within 12 months. Just as important in their findings is that these claims ... Read More
When the Webinar Wheels Comes Off the Bus I had a strange feeling going in. Something wasn’t quite right; everything to this point had gone too smoothly. I just knew it was too good to be true.
The set up for the latest Hot Seat ...