A.M. Best to Hold Webinar on Workers' Comp Coverage 7/20/2010

A.M. Best to Hold Webinar on Workers' Comp Coverage 7/20/2010

OLDWICK, NJ -  A.M. Best Co., publisher of Best’s Review magazine, will present a webinar titled, “The Fast-Changing Environment for Workers’ Compensation Coverage,” on Tuesday, July 20 from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. EDT. Registration for the event is free online at www.ambest.com/comp10.

Workers’ compensation is at an inflection point. After several years of reduced frequency, loss ratios and combined ratios are up markedly. Meanwhile, federal health reform is set to impact this market in unexpected ways. A panel of risk experts in workers’ compensation commercial coverage will look ahead at the impact of anticipated changes and examine how innovative risk managers, brokers and carriers are finding new ways to better identify risk, control losses and head off a growing range of exposures.

The webinar panelists include:

  • Barry Lipton, NCCI Senior Actuary and Practice Leader
  • Paul Braun, Managing practice leader, Aon Global Risks
  • Mark Hursh, Vice President & General Manager of Workers’ Compensation Claims, Zurich NA

This webinar is sponsored by Zurich North America. Visit them online at www.zurichna.com.

Attendees can submit questions or comments for the discussion by e-mailing news@ambest.com. Questions and comments will be discussed before and during the live event. Coverage of the webinar will be featured in an upcoming issue of Best’s Review. For more information about the webinar, please call (908) 439-2200, ext. 5561, or e-mail lee.mcdonald@ambest.com.

Source: A.M. Best