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DECEMBER 12, 2018 BY WORKCOMPWIRE Jefferson City, MO – The Missouri Department of Insurance is recommending a 3.5 percent decrease in workers’ compensation insurance loss costs for 2019. This marks the fifth year in a row that average workers’ compensation rates will...read more
DECEMBER 7, 2018 BY WORKCOMPWIRE Tumwater, WA – The price of workers’ compensation insurance in Washington will take the largest drop in more than 10 years on January 1, as the state Department of Labor & Industries (L&I) announces a 5 percent decrease in the average...read more
DECEMBER 6, 2018 BY WORKCOMPWIRE Baton Rouge, LA – Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon recently announced that rates for workers’ compensation policies are decreasing. The Louisiana Department of Insurance has approved a rate filing from the National Council on...read more
DECEMBER 3, 2018 BY WORKCOMPWIRE Cambridge, MA – the Workers Compensation Research Institute (WCRI) released three new state reports that compare outcomes of injured workers in Minnesota, Pennsylvania, and Tennessee with outcomes in 12 other states. The outcomes...read more
NOVEMBER 28, 2018 BY WORKCOMPWIRE Raleigh, NC – New figures show North Carolina’s nonfatal workplace injury and illness rate for private industry declined to a historic low in 2017. The 2017 rate is 2.3 cases per 100 full-time workers, a drop from 2.5 in 2016. The Tar...read more
NOVEMBER 16, 2018 BY WORKCOMPWIRE Harrisburg, PA – Insurance Commissioner Jessica Altman recently announced the Insurance Department received two mid-year workers’ compensation loss cost filings with a proposed effective date of January 1, 2019 from the Pennsylvania...read more
NOVEMBER 14, 2018 BY WORKCOMPWIRE Oakland, CA – The WCIRB recently completed its report on statewide workers’ compensation insurer loss and premium experience through June 30, 2018. The major findings of the report include: California written premium for the first six...read more
NOVEMBER 13, 2018 BY WORKCOMPWIRE Tallahassee, FL – Florida Insurance Commissioner David Altmaier recently issued a Final Order granting approval to the National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI) for a statewide overall rate level decrease of 13.8 percent....read more
NOVEMBER 9, 2018 BY WORKCOMPWIRE Sacramento, CA – Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones recently adopted and issued a revised advisory pure premium rate, lowering the benchmark to $1.63 per $100 of payroll for workers’ compensation insurance, effective January 1, 2019....read more
NOVEMBER 8, 2018 BY WORKCOMPWIRE Nashville, TN – Tennessee Governor Bill Haslam and Tennessee Department of Commerce and Insurance (TDCI) Commissioner Julie Mix McPeak recently announced that Tennessee workers’ compensation insurance premiums will decrease for the...read more
NOVEMBER 6, 2018 BY WORKCOMPWIRE Tallahassee, FL – Florida Insurance Commissioner David Altmaier recently issued an Ordernotifying the National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI) that its 2019 rate filing proposing a 13.4 percent decrease, if amended by November...read more
NOVEMBER 5, 2018 BY WORKCOMPWIRE Lansing, MI – For the eighth consecutive year, Michigan workers and job providers will benefit from the Michigan’s workers’ compensation system as the state’s pure premium advisory rate for workers’ compensation insurance will decrease...read more
NOVEMBER 2, 2018 BY WORKCOMPWIRE Hartford, CT – The Connecticut Workers’ Compensation Commission recently announced that some of the procedures concerning its Mediation Services Program have been revised and provided revised guidelines. The revisions were effective...read more
OCTOBER 29, 2018 BY WORKCOMPWIRE Cambridge, MA – Medical payments per claim with more than seven days of lost time in California decreased after the implementation of Senate Bill (SB) 863 for claims with experience through March 2017, according to a recent study by...read more
OCTOBER 26, 2018 BY WORKCOMPWIRE Raleigh, NC – N.C. business owners may soon enjoy lower operating costs. On October 19, Insurance Commissioner Mike Causey approved an average 17.2 percent rate decrease for workers’ compensation insurance to be effective April 1, 2019...read more
OCTOBER 22, 2018 BY WORKCOMPWIRE Oakland, CA – The California WCIRB recently released a new study in which its researchers examine the impact that increased efforts to identify and prosecute provider fraud may be having on the California workers’ compensation system....read more
New WCRI Studies Examine Trends in Medical Payments, Prices, and Utilization in 18 State Workers’ Comp Systems
OCTOBER 19, 2018 BY WORKCOMPWIRE Cambridge, MA – Medical costs per claim and the components in 18 state workers’ compensation systems are analyzed in depth in a new series of studies, CompScope™ Medical Benchmarks, 19th Edition, released by the Workers Compensation...read more
OCTOBER 17, 2018 BY WORKCOMPWIRE Washington, DC – Workers’ compensation benefits as a share of payroll declined in 2016, continuing a five-year trend, while employer costs as a share of payroll fell for the third straight year, according to a new report from the...read more
OCTOBER 12, 2018 BY WORKCOMPWIRE Boca Raton, FL – NCCI recently released its update and on-demand webinar on Hot Topics in workers’ compensation, which highlights the latest legislative activity affecting the industry. This year, NCCI tracked more than 800 state and...read more
OCTOBER 11, 2018 BY WORKCOMPWIRE Raleign, NC – The North Carolina Industrial Commission recently announced that its continued efforts to improve the workers’ compensation system have realized tangible system-wide savings. On August 29, 2018, the North Carolina Rate...read more
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