Labor and employment law is constantly evolving with new developments every month.
Look and see what the latest changes are.
Risk & Insurance
An accurate picture of total cost of risk emboldens different management layers to work together to seek solutions. Applying a TCOR analysis can help improve safety, speed claims resolutions and reduce an employer's overall spending on workers' compensation.
this analysis can provide benefits to a work comp program.
Ensuring that a contractor has appropriate workers' compensation coverage when performing work in another state can be a complex and daunting task. A contractor's failure to obtain adequate coverage can leave it exposed to potentially astronomical workplace injury claims and unnecessary fines.
See what potential perils a contractor may face as a result of out-of-state work.
This news release is the first in a series of two releases, from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), covering nonfatal occupational safety and health statistics for the 2016 calendar year. A second release in December will provide data from the Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries (CFOI) of all fatal work injuries occurring in the U.S. during the calendar year.
Take a look at findings from the BLS report.
Look for the 2nd release in December's eNewsletter
A new analysis of the Senate tax bill suggests it would make it easier for companies to call workers contractors, not employees. Corporations will have many reasons for pursuing or imposing such relationships which will negatively affect workers.
Read more on this tax bill and the battles over worker classification.
On January 1, 2018, and throughout the coming year, employers across the nation will confront a host of new or amended federal, state, and/or local laws. This article summarizes impending obligations that may flow from these law changes and also highlights some anticipated activity.
Find out what is on the horizon for the coming year.
At its Annual Issues Symposium (AIS) held in May 2017, NCCI presented the State of the Line-a comprehensive report of financial results for workers' compensation. In this report, NCCI provides updated results for 2016, as well as preliminary estimates for Calendar Year 2017.
Check out the findings from NCCI's analysis.