March 20, 2018

MO Senate Advances Workers’ Comp Reform Bill

Missouri State Seal

JEFFERSON CITY — The Missouri Senate by a vote of 28 to 6 advanced to the House today a measure that reforms Missouri Workers’ Compensation System. The bill, Senate Bill 572, would restore protections for co-employees from personal lawsuits for their role in honest accidents at work and return Workers’ Compensation… [Continue Reading]

Liberty Mutual Webinar Highlights Predictive Modeling’s Role in Managing WC Costs

Liberty Mutual Workers Compensation

Boston – Now even more commercial insurance brokers, agents and buyers can better understand the pivotal role predictive modeling plays in effectively managing the total cost of workers compensation claims through the re-release of a webinar from Liberty Mutual Insurance. As a result of high demand and interest the webinar is now…[Continue Reading]

SeaBright Holdings Reports Fourth Quarter and Year End 2011 Results

SeaBright Holdings

SeaBright Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SBX) recently announced results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2011. For the fourth quarter of 2011, the Company recorded a net loss of $0.6 million or $0.03 per basic and diluted share compared to net income of $0.9 million or $0.04 per diluted share for the same period in 2010… [Continue Reading]

Healthcare Solutions Program Selected as Case in Point Platinum Finalist

Healthcare Solutions

Atlanta – Healthcare Solutions, a provider of healthcare cost management solutions for the workers’ compensation and auto insurance markets, today announced that the company has been named as a finalist in the third annual Case In Point Platinum Awards sponsored by Dorland Health. The company’s Concierge Care™ program… [Continue Reading]

WorkCompRecap: North & South!

Today’s issue of WorkCompRecap features some news from the Carolinas, with the release of another new study from the Workers’ Compensation Research Institute (WCRI)’s recent CompScope Benchmarks study series. This particular edition focuses on establishing useful baseline data to measure the future… [Continue Reading]

CompLines: 2/22/12

CompLines is a daily set of pertinent links that we believe will be of interest to our readers. Hearing set in settlement by Wal-Mart, others in workers comp class action Business Insurance Can “Medicare’s Gorilla Body be Squeezed into Workers’ Compensation Overalls”? The Work Comp world according to California Evidence Based Editor’s Note: These… [Continue Reading]

WCRI Studying Impact of 2011 Reforms on North Carolina Workers’ Comp System

Workers' Compensation Research Institute

Cambridge, MA (PRWEB) – A new study, Baseline for Evaluating Impact of 2011 Reforms in North Carolina: CompScope™ Benchmarks, 12th Edition, by the Workers Compensation Research Institute (WCRI) provides useful baseline data to measure the future impact of 2011 reforms on the North Carolina workers’… [Continue Reading]

NCCI Proposes Increase for Workers’ Compensation Loss Costs in South Carolina

South Carolina Workers Compensation Commission

South Carolina – The National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI) recently delivered a workers compensation loss cost filing to the South Carolina Department of Insurance. Based upon its review of the most recently available data, NCCI has proposed an overall average workers compensation loss cost… [Continue Reading]

Ohio BWC Gets Seven Workers’ Comp Fraud Convictions in January

Ohio Bureau of Workers Compensation

Columbus – Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) Administrator/CEO Steve Buehrer today announced seven individuals were convicted of or pleaded guilty to charges related to defrauding Ohio’s workers’ compensation system during the month of January. The court actions are the result of… [Continue Reading]

A New Leader Speaks!

In today’s issue of WorkCompRecap we announce a new leader, and the publishing of his new post in WorkCompWire’s exclusive “Leaders Speak” section, which features leaders from the Workers’ Compensation Industry, and focuses on issues that are timely, relevant, and thought provoking. Are you ready?? [Continue Reading]

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