An area where a lot of employers, workers compensation claim adjusters and even some lawyers get confused is the requirements of HIPAA – the Health Insurance Portability and Availability Act of ... Read More
Gone are the days of mailing the Employer's First Report of an accident to the insurer's claims office. A three or four day delay in starting the claim due to the mail service is not an acceptable claims ... Read More
According to a recently released audit, mismanagement of workers compensation claims in Los Angeles by the City Attorney's Office could be costing taxpayers millions of dollars. (WCxKit) The Daily News ... Read More
The use of Electrical current for successful treatment of various types of pains and injuries has been known since Antiquity. Over the course of Time and presently, devices have been developed which ... Read More
Even companies with the strongest safety programs experience some workers compensation claims. When an injury occurs, the immediate action taken by the employee's supervisor or co-workers has an ... Read More
As social networking websites continue to rise in popularity, attorneys are increasingly searching such websites to uncover information about injured employees as part of the discovery process. Over time, ... Read More
The cost of drugs is the fastest growing component of medical care cost and often one of the most neglected areas of workers compensation cost control. It is estimated that workers compensation pays ... Read More
AIA and PCI Confirm Merger Negotiations Washington, DC (WorkersCompensation.com) – The American Insurance Association (AIA) issued a statement to its members late Tuesday evening confirming that merger negotiations had been approved ...