- Florida insurance commissioner rejects 3.3% comp rate cut for 5.2% decrease
The Florida insurance commissioner on Wednesday rejected a 3.3% overall decrease in state workers compensation rates and ordered the National Council on Compensation Insurance Inc. to re-file an overall rate cut of 5.2%.
- Crawford reports third-quarter earnings flat over 2013
Claims management provider Crawford & Co.’s total revenues in the third quarter of 2014 were essentially flat compared with third-quarter revenues from a year ago, the Atlanta-based company announced on Thursday.
- Slippery winter weather caused spike in Midwestern workers comp claims: Study
Nearly one-third of all Midwest workers comp claims that resulted in time away from work last winter were caused by slips and falls on ice and snow, nearly double the normal average, likely because of the harsh weather conditions.