Today’s issue of WorkCompRecap features some “graduation” news as the IAIABC announces it has concluded the third year of its Foundations of Workers’ Compensation Administration Program, which provides participants from jurisdictional agencies with a comprehensive education in workers’ compensation policy and administration, investing in current and future leaders. Participants examined administrative and regulatory topics at both theoretical and practical levels, and covered a wide range of topics from medical management to data reporting. Congratulations to those who will earn certificates for 2017! Next year’s program will run from March-June. Find out more by clicking here!
Also in the news today is Chesapeake Employers Insurance’s recent introduction of its “Safe Returns” Dividend Plan. The plan rewards policyholders who prevent workplace accidents, keep workers safe, and losses low. Eligible policyholders could receive up to 25% of their premium in the form of a dividend. The dividend plan is available to qualified new and renewal business effective on or after July 1, 2017 that meet the eligibility requirements. Find out more by clicking here!