It is not the accident severity or the injured body part that always determines the length of time an injured worker spends away from work. It is how the injury is managed by the patient, doctor, employer ... Read More
This Court Case Update provides a look at some of the cases and decisions monitored by NCCI’s Legal Division in 2018, which may impact and shape the future of workers' compensation across the ... Read More
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The Occupational Safety and Health Administration ... Read More
Growing societal acceptance of marijuana and its increased use raise many legal and medical considerations for workers’ compensation and disability. This session at the 2018 National Workers’ Compensation ... Read More
At the 2018 National Workers' Compensation and Disability Conference & Expo a session discussed the interplay between leave of absence laws and workers' compensation. The speakers were:
Marti Cardi, ... Read More
In the healthcare sector, patient data and cybersecurity are major concerns. Not only is the healthcare industry a preferred hacker target, but the management of workers’ compensation claims frequently ... Read More
Random takes from the first day of the National WC Conference.
myMatrixx landed the party spot of the Conference; SkyFall atop the Delano last night. First class event, lots of fun people, and great ... Read More
At the 2018 National Workers' Compensation and Disability Conference & Expo, a session discussed some of the key concepts that executives new to overseeing a workers' compensation program need to ... 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 ...