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Bill Would Put Asbestos Claims Back in Lap of WC

  • State: Pennsylvania
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Five years after the Pennsylvania Supreme Court took asbestos-related and other long-tail diseases o…

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Bruce Hockman Apr 16, 2018 a 2:04 am PDT

What is the financial status of the Self-insured Guarantee Fund? Many of the employers against whom claims are likely to be filed were self-insured, and may not now be in operation. An inability to meet claim responsibility may trigger an assessment against all current self-insureds. The same risk applies to potentially defunct insurers and the guarantee fund that similarly responds to claims against insured employers.

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