Workers' Compensation

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Cost-Shifting of Workers’ Compensation Expenses: Study Says Third Parties Pick Up Most of the Bill
Posted on 20 Jul 2012 by John Stahl

By John Stahl, Esq. A study that J. Paul Leigh, Ph.D. , and James P. Marcin, MD, MPH conducted addressed cost shifting that occurred when the workers’ compensation system did not absorb the entire cost of a compensable incident. They reported... Read More

Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter (8/30/2012) – Roofer Nailed For Lack Of Workers’ Compensation Insurance
Posted on 31 Aug 2012 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Newsroom Fraud Team

Each week we'll be surveying what the media, state agencies, insurance companies, and others report in terms of workers' comp fraud. Just like a police blotter, our workers' comp fraud blotter lists recent arrests, charges, convictions and... Read More

Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter (5/31/2012) – AIG Fined; Largest Fine in Pennsylvania Insurance Department’s History Levied
Posted on 1 Jun 2012 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Newsroom Fraud Team

Each week we'll be surveying what the media, state agencies, insurance companies, and others report in terms of workers' comp fraud. Just like a police blotter, our workers' comp fraud blotter lists recent arrests, charges, convictions and... Read More

Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter (6/7/2012) – Former Criminal Court Judge Accused Of Ripping Off Workers’ Comp Clients
Posted on 8 Jun 2012 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Newsroom Fraud Team

Each week we'll be surveying what the media, state agencies, insurance companies, and others report in terms of workers' comp fraud. Just like a police blotter, our workers' comp fraud blotter lists recent arrests, charges, convictions and... Read More

Cost-Shifting of Workers’ Compensation Expenses: Study Says Third Parties Pick Up Most of the Bill
Posted on 20 Jul 2012 by John Stahl

By John Stahl, Esq. A study that J. Paul Leigh, Ph.D. , and James P. Marcin, MD, MPH conducted addressed cost shifting that occurred when the workers’ compensation system did not absorb the entire cost of a compensable incident. They reported... Read More

Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter (8/30/2012) – Roofer Nailed For Lack Of Workers’ Compensation Insurance
Posted on 31 Aug 2012 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Newsroom Fraud Team

Each week we'll be surveying what the media, state agencies, insurance companies, and others report in terms of workers' comp fraud. Just like a police blotter, our workers' comp fraud blotter lists recent arrests, charges, convictions and... Read More

Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter (5/31/2012) – AIG Fined; Largest Fine in Pennsylvania Insurance Department’s History Levied
Posted on 1 Jun 2012 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Newsroom Fraud Team

Each week we'll be surveying what the media, state agencies, insurance companies, and others report in terms of workers' comp fraud. Just like a police blotter, our workers' comp fraud blotter lists recent arrests, charges, convictions and... Read More

Workers' Comp Fraud Blotter (6/7/2012) – Former Criminal Court Judge Accused Of Ripping Off Workers’ Comp Clients
Posted on 8 Jun 2012 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Newsroom Fraud Team

Each week we'll be surveying what the media, state agencies, insurance companies, and others report in terms of workers' comp fraud. Just like a police blotter, our workers' comp fraud blotter lists recent arrests, charges, convictions and... Read More

Bonuses And Gifts And Workers’ Compensation Remuneration
Posted on 9 Dec 2010 by workerscompensation.com

Asheville, NC (CompNewsNetwork) - While payroll is often referred to as the basis for premium, in most states it is actually remuneration and when giving year-end bonuses, it’s important to understand what is included and excluded for Workers’... Read More

NY: Two Years Later, NY eCHECK’s Popularity Grows
Posted on 30 Sep 2010 by workerscompensation.com

Albany, NY (CompNewsNetwork) - The use of eCHECK, NYSIF’s electronic option for policyholders to make premium payments, has shown consistent growth since its debut in July 2008. After two years, the number of eCHECK transactions has increased steadily... Read More

AIG To Pay $100M For WC Violations
Posted on 27 Dec 2010 by workerscompensation.com

Harrisburg, PA (CompNewsNetwork) - American International Group Inc., AIG, and its workers compensation insurance affiliates have agreed to pay $100 million in fines to insurance regulators in all 50 states and the District of Columbia for alleged premium... Read More

OH: WC Premiums Continues To Decline
Posted on 25 Oct 2010 by workerscompensation.com

Columbus, OH (CompNewsNetwork) - One day after a national study recognized the progress of comprehensive reform in reducing costs for Ohio employers, the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) lowered premiums for the state’s 3,800 Public... Read More