Health and Wellness

The Multi-State Workers Comp Conundrum

The Multi-State Workers Comp Conundrum

Jurisdiction matters when companies choose their workers compensation coverage.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – September 2019

Notepad: Risk in Review – September 2019

Tesla’s safety claims scrutinized, Capital One hacked, global food supply at risk, and more.

 
The Risks of Pregnancy-Tracking Apps

The Risks of Pregnancy-Tracking Apps

While pregnancy apps offer some useful benefits, they also raise serious privacy concerns and liability risks.

 
Workers Compensation Insurance Gaps Expose Employers to Injury Lawsuits

Workers Compensation Insurance Gaps Expose Employers to Injury Lawsuits

State legislatures and the courts have allowed exceptions to the traditional workers compensation system that may expose employers to additional legal risk.

 
Diagnosis: Risk – The Product Liability Challenges of Diagnostic Health Tech

Diagnosis: Risk – The Product Liability Challenges of Diagnostic Health Tech

New digital health technology, especially in diagnostics, poses product liability questions.

 
Notepad: Risk in Review – June 2019

Notepad: Risk in Review – June 2019

Global extinction, Notre Dame fire aftermath, cyclone preparedness in India, and more.

 
What You Need to Know About ISO 45001

What You Need to Know About ISO 45001

A new standard can help risk managers improve their company’s health and safety culture.

 
Finding the Right Doctors to Improve Medical Claim Outcomes

Finding the Right Doctors to Improve Medical Claim Outcomes

New artificial intelligence-based tools can help organizations identify physicians who consistently provide better outcomes when treating injured workers.

 
The Looming Long-Tail Risk of E-Cigarettes

The Looming Long-Tail Risk of E-Cigarettes

E-cigarette makers may be facing mass liability from long-term consumer health issues.

 
12 Steps for Developing a Return-to-Work Policy

12 Steps for Developing a Return-to-Work Policy

Bringing back an injured worker benefits both the employee and the bottom line.

 
The Ever-Evolving Idiopathic Defense

The Ever-Evolving Idiopathic Defense

Are businesses still protected in cases of injuries that occur at work but are not work-related?

 
Insuring Legionella Risks

Insuring Legionella Risks

With legionella cases rising, enterprises must strengthen prevention and insurance policies.

 
Engaging Employees in Their Own Duty of Care

Engaging Employees in Their Own Duty of Care

Policies alone may not be enough to fulfill your obligations to workers if the plans are ignored.

 
The Value of Safety Plans for Claims Management

The Value of Safety Plans for Claims Management

Comprehensive safety plans may help reduce costly workers compensation claims.

 
Investing in Workplace Safety

Investing in Workplace Safety

Compliance with OSHA standards is not enough to protect against potential injuries and losses.