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CWCI Spotlights Workers’ Comp Claim Differences Between Bay Area and Other Regions
Posted on 25 Jan 2017 by California Workers' Compensation Institute

Oakland – A new California Workers’ Compensation Institute (CWCI) analysis finds that San Francisco Bay Area residents account for 17.5% of California job injury claims but only 15.4% of claim costs, and points to several reasons, including... Read More

CWCI Score Card Looks at Why San Diego Work Comp Claims Cost Less
Posted on 26 Jan 2017 by California Workers' Compensation Institute

Oakland – The California Workers' Compensation Institute (CWCI) has published its fifth Regional Score Card, providing detailed data on claims filed by workers from San Diego County for job injuries that occurred between 2005 and 2015. The Score... Read More

CWCI Score Card Examines Inland Empire/Orange County Work Comp Claims
Posted on 5 Oct 2016 by California Workers' Compensation Institute

Oakland – The California Workers' Compensation Institute (CWCI) has issued its second Regional Score Card, offering detailed data on claims filed by workers from San Bernardino, Riverside, Orange and Imperial Counties for job injuries that occurred... Read More

Sooner Rather Than Later: In the year 2020 Claim Control Will Begin Earlier in the Process
Posted on 27 Aug 2010 by workerscompensation.com

Sarasota, FL (CompNewsNetwork) – As more companies take on more risk through higher risk retentions (higher deductibles and self-insurance) they will likely become more interested in controlling their costs. The best way to do that is to TAKE CHARGE... Read More

NH: DoL Updates HB271
Posted on 16 Jun 2010 by workerscompensation.com

Concord, NH (CompNewsNetwork) - As of July 1, 2010, HB271 inserts new language in RSA 281-A:23, V(a), affecting medical records in workers' compensation cases. First, there is now mandatory language to be included in every request for medical... Read More

FL: CFO Alex Sink Calls on Feinberg to Clarify Claims Process
Posted on 23 Jul 2010 by workerscompensation.com

Tallahassee, FL (CompNewsNetwork) - Florida CFO Alex Sink today sent a letter to Kenneth Feinberg, the Independent Claims Facility Administrator for BP’s Deepwater Horizon Gulf oil spill, requesting that Feinberg clarify his position on whether... Read More