Workers' compensation costs for temporary disability are a function of:
The compensation rate (66 2/3rds% of gross, 90% of net spendable)
Waiting periods (none, 3 days, 2/5ths of a week) and retroactive periods (none, two weeks, four weeks)
Maximum compensation value
The National Commission on State Workmen's Compensation Laws (1972) set out what ought to be the standard for each of these measures. In my previous posts, I have evaluated each US state and ...
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