December 15, 2017

Alliant Announces Significant Investment from Stone Point Capital

Alliant

Newport Beach, CA -(BusinessWire)- Alliant Insurance Services, the nation’s largest specialty insurance brokerage firm, today announced a significant equity investment from funds managed by Stone Point Capital LLC. In connection with the transaction, funds managed by Stone Point will become Alliant’s largest institutional shareholders. Following…[Continue Reading]

Sacramento DA: Corrections Officer Pleads No Contest to Workers’ Comp Fraud

Sacramento DA

Sacramento, CA – District Attorney Anne Marie Schubert recently announced that former California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation Officer Alan Lemke pled no contest to felony workers’ compensation insurance fraud. Lemke was charged with failing to disclose his participation in events and activities that, had those events and activities…[Continue Reading]

WorkCompRecap: Safety Savings!

Today’s issue of WorkCompRecap features the Pennsylvania DLI’s announcement that its Workplace Safety Committee Certification program certified 42 initial applications and re-certified 598 applications during the month of May, saving employers more than $4.6 million in workers compensation costs. The program helps employers reduce…[Continue Reading]

CompLinks: 6/25/15

CompLinks are a daily set of pertinent links that we believe will be of interest to our readers. Will Robots Change Work Comp? Evidence Based The World’s First ‘Feeling’ Prosthetic Leg Outlook on Outcomes Post-Traumatic Stress Syndrome in Workers Compensation ReduceYourWorkersComp Editor’s Note: These links lead to outside news sources. We check all links, but… [Continue Reading]

PA Workplace Safety Program Saves Employers More Than $4.6 Million During May

Pennsylvania DLI

Harrisburg, PA – The Pennsylvania Workplace Safety Committee Certification program certified 42 initial applications and re-certified 598 workplace safety committee applications saving employers more than $4.6 million in workers compensation costs during the month of May. The PA Workplace Safety Committee Certification Program helps…[Continue Reading]

Acrometis & ODG Partner to Integrate Evidence-Based Guidelines into CLAIMExpert

Acrometis

Malvern, PA – Acrometis has partnered with the Work Loss Data Institute to embed their Official Disability Guidelines (ODG) into CLAIMExpert, Acrometis’ expert claims processing platform. This relationship will ensure that clients who are already seeing substantial benefits and savings with CLAIMExpert gain even more through ODG integration…[Continue Reading]

CA Senate Confirms Sum as Chief of Cal/OSHA, Carter as Chair of OSH Appeals Board

CA DIR

Sacramento, CA – The California Senate recently voted unanimously to confirm Juliann Sum as Chief of the Department of Industrial Relation’s Division of Occupational Safety and Health (also known as Cal/OSHA). The Senate also voted unanimously Monday to confirm Art R. Carter as chairperson of the Occupational Safety & Health Appeals Board…[Continue Reading]

NJ Man Gets Eight Years for Conning Insurers, Employer, Others Out of $600,000

NJ Attorney General

Trenton, NJ – Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman and the Office of the Insurance Fraud Prosecutor recently announced that a Perth Amboy man was sentenced to eight years in state prison for swindling insurers, a credit union and his employer out of more than $600,000 in two separate fraud plots. Vinny Curbelo, 32, was sentenced by…[Continue Reading]

WorkCompRecap: New Drug Report!

Today’s issue of WorkCompRecap features the release of Coventry’s 2014 First Script Drug Trends Analysis Report, which provides a view into its PBM trends, which were found to align with previous annual reports, but also launches a new and fully transparent view into its total pharmacy experience, incorporating prescriptions that have…[Continue Reading]

CompLinks: 6/24/15

CompLinks are a daily set of pertinent links that we believe will be of interest to our readers. Liberty Mutual is NOT exiting workers’ comp Managed Care Matters A Consequence of a Compensable Injury Evidence Based The Age of Oblivobesity MCN Talk Editor’s Note: These links lead to outside news sources. We check all links,… [Continue Reading]

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