Today’s issue of WorkCompRecap features a couple of pieces of rate related news, starting with Connecticut Insurance Commissioner Katharine L. Wade’s announcement that the Insurance Department has approved a 14% decrease in rates for workers’ comp insurance, marking the fourth consecutive year that rates have dropped. Find out more by clicking here!
Pinnacol Assurance’s announcement that its Board of Directors has approved a 2018 decrease in workers’ compensation rates that will average 7.4% for the insurer’s 57,000-plus Colorado policyholders. Find out more by clicking here!
Finally, a good cause worth a hat-tip today is the LWCC’s announcement that its fourteenth annual Kids’ Chance invitational golf tournament raised over $35,000 for the Louisiana Bar Foundation (LBF) Kids’ Chance Scholarship Program, which provides scholarships to dependent children of Louisiana workers killed or permanently and totally disabled in a workplace accident. Find out more by clicking here!