Health and Wellness

Managing Pain in the Workforce

Managing Pain in the Workforce

Workplace pain management programs can improve employees’ health and productivity.

 
Safer Work Through Predictive Analytics

Safer Work Through Predictive Analytics

Data analysis strategies can make workplace safety programs more proactive.

 
European Forecast Heats Up

European Forecast Heats Up

The summer heat wave in southern Europe may be a sign of the fatal weather extremes to come.

 
New Trends in Workforce Drug Use

New Trends in Workforce Drug Use

Workplace testing shows increasing use of marijuana and other drugs among employees.

 
Creating a Human Impact Cyberattack Response Plan

Creating a Human Impact Cyberattack Response Plan

While most organizations have an information security plan in place to defend their data and infrastructure, they often are not as prepared to deal with the human consequences of an attack.

 
Investing in the Insurtech Toolbox

Investing in the Insurtech Toolbox

New technology startups are shaking up insurance—and, potentially, risk management.

 
Worked to Death

Worked to Death

Businesses in Japan are increasingly trying to grapple with the phenomenon known as “karoshi,” or death from excessive overtime.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – May

Notepad: Risk in Review – May

North Carolina’s bathroom bill repeal, the Atlantic hurricane season outlook and more.

 
New Rules for Absence Management

New Rules for Absence Management

Employee disability regulations require employers to reassess return-to-work policies.

 
Improving Workers Comp Through Data

Improving Workers Comp Through Data

Incorporating data analytics into workers comp case management lowers costs and boosts results.

 
Marijuana in the Workplace

Marijuana in the Workplace

Only seven states do not allow usage of marijuana for medical or recreational purposes, but complicated workers compensation issues remain.

 
The Value of Physical Abilities Testing

The Value of Physical Abilities Testing

Testing employees before they are hired can help reduce workplace injuries.

 
Getting Healthy with Return-to-Work Programs

Getting Healthy with Return-to-Work Programs

A well-structured return-to-work program is one of the most effective ways to minimize workers comp costs and improve an employee’s recovery.

 
Risk Management Issues on the Ballot

Risk Management Issues on the Ballot

The outcome of this year’s elections will have implications for key risk management issues.

 
The Benefits and Risks of Telemedicine

The Benefits and Risks of Telemedicine

Advances in remote health care can save time and money, but new liability issues have emerged.