A recent decision out of the United States District Court for the District of New Jersey is sending warning signals and a reminder to implement… Read more »
The National Council on Compensation Insurance and American Academy of Actuaries have each released a survey of state laws regarding the compensability of the COVID-19… Read more »
The Workers' Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau (WCIRB) released its 2019 California Workers' Compensation Losses and Expenses report last week showing continued profits for insurers as combined losses… Read more »
In general, it appears that after three months of negotiations, the California Division of Workers' Compensation has decided to go its own way and ignore… Read more »
We often perform workers' comp policy reviews as part of our premium reduction consultant services. Large-deductible workers' comp policies usually have a deductible amount ranging from… Read more »
Contrary to all prior federal circuit courts that have decided the question, the Texas Supreme Court, in Texas Mut. Ins. Co. v. PHI Air Medical LLC, has… Read more »
In 2020 so far, we’ve tackled fires, almost-war with Iran, plague, murder hornets, volcanos and just about everything else; fill in the blank for yourself.
If you really want to know what COVID is doing to workers’ comp, you have to hear from those on the front lines.
Who knew masks could be so dangerous?
In our continued effort to keep us all honest… Read more »
The COVID-19 Pandemic is necessitating significant changes to the procedures for adjudicating California workers' compensation claims. The impracticality of “social distancing” in a courtroom setting… Read more »
Jul 15, 2020
Overview: In recent months there have been changes from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Servic …
Jul 23, 2020
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Jul 29, 2020
Overview: In February 2020, CMS released a Notice of Proposed Rule Making indicating the potential …