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Experts Address Pre-loss Control Programs
Posted on 14 Oct 2011 by John Stahl

Panel Shows Benefits of Shifting Focus From Post-Injury Costs to Incident Prevention By John M. Stahl, Esq. An October 11, 2011, webinar entitled “ Injury Prevention & Pre-Loss Controls: A Paradigm Shift in Workers' Compensation, sponsored... Read More

The Aging Workforce: How to Manage Workers’ Comp Costs for the Silver Bunch
Posted on 31 May 2014 by Karen C. Yotis

Karen C. Yotis, Esq., a Feature Resident Columnist for the LexisNexis Workers’ Compensation eNewsletter , provides insights into workplace issues and the nuts and bolts of the workers’ comp world. Here’s the story of an aging workforce... Read More

Blueprint for HIPAA and ADA Compliant Wellness Programs: Encouraging Good Health Reduces Workers’ Compensation Expenses
Posted on 26 Jul 2012 by John Stahl

By John Stahl, Esq. The article “Guidance for a Reasonably Designed, Employer-Sponsored Wellness Program Using Outcomes-Based Incentives” in the Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine demonstrates how employer-sponsored outcomes... Read More

Workplace Wellness Programs Return on Investment and Implementation Tips
Posted on 3 Feb 2013 by Rebecca A. Shafer

By Rebecca A. Shafer, J.D., President, Amaxx Risk Solutions, Inc. Michael Stack, Editor and Director of Operations, Amaxx LLC. Robin E. Kobayashi, J.D., LexisNexis Legal & Professional Operations, LexisNexis Workers’ Compensation Law Community... Read More

National and State-by-State Workers' Comp News Roundup Powered by Larson's (11/26/2012)
Posted on 26 Nov 2012 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

Sign up here for our free workers' compensation enewsletters (National or California Edition) to receive weekly news items. Be sure to select the enewsletter of your choice. NATIONAL NEWS: US Attorney, Coventry Enter Into Civil Agreement Related... Read More

National and State-by-State Workers' Comp News Roundup Powered by Larson's (1/14/2013)
Posted on 14 Jan 2013 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

Sign up here for our free workers' compensation enewsletters (National or California Edition) to receive weekly news items. Be sure to select the enewsletter of your choice. NATIONAL NEWS: New Survey Posted on Prescription Drug Management in... Read More

Wellness Programs: Employers Reassessing Financial Incentives According To Study
Posted on 29 Jul 2010 by workerscompensation.com

Asheville, NC (CompNewsNetwork) - While employers remain committed to building healthier and more productive workforces, they are frustrated by the inability of many workers to change their health habits. In fact, some employers are tightening their requirements... Read More

Experts Address Pre-loss Control Programs
Posted on 14 Oct 2011 by John Stahl

Panel Shows Benefits of Shifting Focus From Post-Injury Costs to Incident Prevention By John M. Stahl, Esq. An October 11, 2011, webinar entitled “ Injury Prevention & Pre-Loss Controls: A Paradigm Shift in Workers' Compensation, sponsored... Read More

Including Migraines in Wellness Programs May Reduce Workplace Injuries
Posted on 8 Apr 2010 by Rebecca A. Shafer

As part of National Workplace Wellness Week, we are reprinting an article written by Sanford S. Leffingwell, M.D., MPH, FACOEM that was published on the Workers' Comp Kit Blog . Migraine headaches are very common and can lead to injuries... Read More

Workplace Wellness Programs Return on Investment and Implementation Tips
Posted on 3 Feb 2013 by Rebecca A. Shafer

By Rebecca A. Shafer, J.D., President, Amaxx Risk Solutions, Inc. Michael Stack, Editor and Director of Operations, Amaxx LLC. Robin E. Kobayashi, J.D., LexisNexis Legal & Professional Operations, LexisNexis Workers’ Compensation Law Community... Read More

Blueprint for HIPAA and ADA Compliant Wellness Programs: Encouraging Good Health Reduces Workers’ Compensation Expenses
Posted on 26 Jul 2012 by John Stahl

By John Stahl, Esq. The article “Guidance for a Reasonably Designed, Employer-Sponsored Wellness Program Using Outcomes-Based Incentives” in the Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine demonstrates how employer-sponsored outcomes... Read More