- Lockton launches workers comp claims analytics program
Lockton Cos. L.L.C. has launched the Lockton Work Comp Claims Outcome Analytics program to help companies manage workers compensation claim costs, the insurance brokerage said Wednesday.
- Ohio proposes 6.3% workers comp rate reduction for private-sector employers
The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation has proposed a 6.3% reduction to base workers compensation insurance rates for private-sector employers beginning July 1.
- TTD benefits end when workers are cleared to return to work: Miss. high court
The Mississippi Supreme Court has ruled that temporary total disability workers compensation benefits end for injured workers when they are cleared to return to their previous employment, even if they haven’t reached maximum medical improvement.
- Louisiana workers comp costs higher than in most states: Study
Medical payments for injured workers in Louisiana were higher and growing faster than in most states, with payments per claim increasing more than 7% per year from 2006 to 2011, according to a new study.