Tallahassee, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) – The 7.5 percent rate reduction demanded by Florida Office of Insurance Regulation will take effect Jan.1. Commissioner David Altmaier had rejected the ... Read More
Albany, NY (WorkersCompensation.com) – Mirroring the legislation passed this September in California, New York state is considering changes to labor laws regarding how employers can classify their ... Read More
Las Vegas, NV (WorkersCompensation.com) – The number of workers’ compensation claims with comorbidities has tripled in recent years, and these claims have twice the medical costs of comparable ... Read More
Sarasota, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) - A survey by the National Business Group on Health, a nonprofit association of more than 420 large U.S employers, found that eight of 10 employers were concerned about ... Read More
Tampa, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) - All workers’ compensation claims can run into issues with a Daubert Objection. Daubert, as you may know, references a U.S. Supreme Court case that dealt with ... Read More
Santa Fe, NM (WorkersCompenstion.com) – The state of California cannot take over an insurance company that is neither a California corporation nor a California domiciled insurer, New Mexico regulators ... Read More
Tampa, FL (WorkersCompensation.com) - If an employer/carrier denies a workers’ compensation benefit, the matter may have to be reviewed by a judge of compensation claims. It is not uncommon for ... Read More
Chriss Swaney is a freelance reporter who has written for Antique Trader Magazine, Reuters, The New York Times, U.S. News & World Report, the Burlington Free Press, UPI, The Tribune-Review and the Daily Record.