Workers' Compensation

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Choosing an Effective Third Party Administrator - Do Your Homework!
Posted on 22 Jul 2014 by Teresa McLoughlin Rice

A seasoned adjuster could be just as good as, or better, than “predictive analytics” In an effort to streamline costs and promote efficiencies, more and more companies are turning to Third Party Administrators (TPAs) to handle insurance... Read More

Details of the Third Party Administrator Service Agreement
Posted on 4 Dec 2013 by Rebecca A. Shafer

Self-insured employers who utilize a third party administrator (TPA) to administer their workers’ compensation claims frequently feel they do not get everything they bargain for from their TPA in the handling of the employer’s claims. The... Read More

Federal: Sixth Circuit RICO Suit Related to Workplace Injury Claims Dismissed
Posted on 27 Sep 2013 by Larson's Spotlight

Reversing a decision entered last year by a three-judge panel of the 6th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals, a divided en banc panel (11 to 5) of the Court has dismissed a suit alleging that a third-party claims administrator’s collusion with Coca-Cola... Read More

7 Things Employers Should Do to Avoid a ProPublica Report
Posted on 9 May 2015 by Rebecca A. Shafer

I am reading the ProPublica Report with great interest because there are so many things I agree with. After reading all the press brouhaha over this report however, I still regard the high cost of workers compensation (for those companies which do have... Read More

Broadspire Launches First Alternative Dispute Resolution Process Offered By A National TPA
Posted on 21 Jun 2010 by

Atlanta, GA (CompNewsNetwork) - Broadspire, a Crawford Company and leading third party administrator (TPA) and medical management services provider, has launched a new Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) process for unions, the first such program offered... Read More