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Delaware DOL Publishes New Rates…….. and a Law Firm Name Expands Just a Little
Posted on 30 Jul 2014 by Cassandra Roberts

I like to think you can find all the news that’s fit to print on the Detour & Frolic. And it is that time of year—you know, the time when we all expect an announcement (and a chart) from the Department of Labor as to new rates for the... Read More

Florida: Appellate Court Overturns Trial Court’s Ruling That NCCI and OIR Violated Open Meetings Law
Posted on 12 May 2017 by Thomas A. Robinson

A Florida appellate court held that a state trial court erred when it declared the final order of the Office of Insurance Regulation (OIR) approving a 14.5 percent increase in workers’ compensation insurance rates void and in concluding that the... Read More

CA: WCIRB Submits Filing Recommending 29.6% Rate Increase
Posted on 23 Aug 2010 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - The WCIRB submitted a pure premium rate filing to the California Insurance Commissioner recommending among other things a 29.6% increase in pure premium rates or "claims cost benchmark" effective January 1, 2011. Read more... Read More

SC: DOI Approves WC Loss Cost Filing Decrease
Posted on 15 Jun 2010 by

Columbia, SC (CompNewsNetwork) - Scott H. Richardson, Director of the South Carolina Department of Insurance, announced today that the Department has reviewed and approved a Workers’ Compensation Voluntary Market Loss Costs and Rating Values Filing... Read More

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KY: Annual WC Filing Approved
Posted on 23 Aug 2010 by

Frankfort, KY (CompNewsNetwork) - An annual filing most insurance carriers will use to develop rates for workers’ compensation coverage shows the fifth consecutive overall decrease in loss costs, Department of Insurance Commissioner Sharon P. Clark... Read More

California’s Wild Ride: Guzman III and WCIRB’s Recommended Rate Increase
Posted on 19 Aug 2010 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

It’s been one heck of a week for California Workers’ Compensation. Read both Guzman III, The DCA Speaks, by Robert G. Rassp and Headline News-WCIRB Submits Filing Recommending 29.6% Rate Increase . Read More