Today’s issue of WorkCompRecap features the release of a new report from NCCI that examines the latest legislative, regulatory, judicial, and other developments affecting the workers compensation system.
The 2019 Regulatory and Legislative Trends Report aligns with the legislative cycle to include the latest countrywide, regional, and individual state actions and trends. Key themes and proposals explored in this edition included coverage for mental-only injuries, such as post-traumatic stress disorder, for first responders; legalization of marijuana and reimbursement of medical marijuana; single payer health insurance systems; prescription drugs and the use of opioids; court cases impacting workers’ comp; new administrators; and average approved changes in loss costs and rates.
Find out more (including a link to the free report!) by clicking here!