Workers' Compensation

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No Change in California Workers’ Comp Medical Mileage Rate For 2012 Travel
Posted on 14 Dec 2011 by California Workers' Compensation Institute

The mileage rate that workers’ comp claims administrators pay injured workers for travel related to medical treatment or evaluation of their injuries will remain at 55.5¢ per mile for travel on or after January 1, 2012, regardless of the date... Read More

California Private Self-Insured Claim Frequency Edged Down in 2010, But Average Claim Costs Rose
Posted on 29 Sep 2011 by California Workers' Compensation Institute

Workers’ compensation claim frequency among private self-insured employers in California registered a slight decline last year, but only because the incidence of low cost medical-only claims declined according to a new California Workers’... Read More

California Workers’ Comp Regulators Announce 2012 User Funding and Assessment Rates
Posted on 3 Dec 2011 by California Workers' Compensation Institute

The California Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) has calculated the 2012 assessments that state law requires workers' compensation insurers to collect from policyholders in order to fund the budget of the state Division of Workers' Compensation... Read More

CWCI Report Documents Increasing Workers’ Comp Losses For California Public Self-Insureds
Posted on 12 Mar 2012 by California Workers' Compensation Institute

A new California Workers’ Compensation Institute analysis of more than 10 years’ worth of data compiled by the California Office of Self-Insurance Plans (OSIP) shows that for the fifth year in a row, increases in the average loss per claim... Read More