Workers Comp

Safer Work Through Predictive Analytics

Safer Work Through Predictive Analytics

Data analysis strategies can make workplace safety programs more proactive.

 
New Trends in Workforce Drug Use

New Trends in Workforce Drug Use

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

 
How to Avoid “Collateral Damage” With Large Deductible Programs

How to Avoid “Collateral Damage” With Large Deductible Programs

Policyholders that are required to post collateral to secure large deductible policies need to be aware of potential pitfalls.

 
Using Social Media to Fight Fraud

Using Social Media to Fight Fraud

Insurance companies are finding ways to leverage information from social media to combat fraud.

 
Improving Workers Comp Through Data

Improving Workers Comp Through Data

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

 
Delivering Risk

Delivering Risk

As restaurant deliveries become more popular, so do the accompanying risks.

 
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.

 
Challenging Arbitration of Disputes Involving Workers Compensation Insurance Programs

Challenging Arbitration of Disputes Involving Workers Compensation Insurance Programs

Policyholders should look closely at the dispute resolution provisions presented in their workers compensation coverage plans.

 
The Value of Physical Abilities Testing

The Value of Physical Abilities Testing

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

 
Navigating Workers Compensation Insurance Program Disputes

Navigating Workers Compensation Insurance Program Disputes

With increasingly regularity, insurance companies seem, to be pursuing policyholders to recover retrospective premiums under old workers compensation programs.

 
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.

 
The Risky Side of Specialty Drugs

The Risky Side of Specialty Drugs

Expensive specialty drugs can have a significant financial impact on a company’s self-funded health plan.

 
Best Practices for Workers Compensation Subrogation

Best Practices for Workers Compensation Subrogation

In many states, it is the employer’s right to recover their costs when a third party is responsible for an employee being injured in the course and scope of their employment.

 
Matching Your EPLI to Your Actual Employment Risks

Matching Your EPLI to Your Actual Employment Risks

Companies need to understand the nature of employment practices liability insurance and how it applies to emerging trends in employment litigation.

 
Humanizing Workers Comp Claims

Humanizing Workers Comp Claims

A little compassion goes a long way toward reducing workers comp claim expenses.