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Why do workers suffer injuries after safety training? Is the material boring? Maybe the techniques are outdated? Here are a few ways to make safety stick.
As cannabis slowly achieves acceptance for treating workers’ comp injuries, reimbursement for the rave drug ecstasy may not be far behind.
Protective gear sized for men puts women at risk for injury in construction and many other trades.
Multiple points of exposure within the workers’ compensation industry make it challenging to ensure the security of patient information.
Better coordination of workers’ compensation risk management spelled success for the Massachusetts Port Authority.
An exploratory program may help identify answers for some of the thorny issues surrounding medical marijuana in workers’ comp.
A growing sector gathers for its annual meeting in Scottsdale.
Dispensers are using loopholes to circumvent reforms. But PBMs and payers are pushing back.
A Texas A&M study concludes that effective ergonomic guidelines must take BMI into account.
Underwriters now use the Internet of Things to help determine whether their agriculture and supermarket clients have adequate processes in place.
With meaningful reform stalled and premiums rising, employers want their concerns to be heard.
Providers are developing new strategies for keeping up with advances in prosthetics and finding the best options for injured workers.
Bonding requirements in the weed business are wildly inconsistent and sometimes seem biased against the industry.
As Britain’s separation from the EU looms closer, businesses and their brokers strategize.
Compliance officials rank reputational risks posed by third-party partners as their top risk, and one-third expect the risks of bribery and corruption to increase.
More employers are taking formal steps toward addressing the workplace cost of distracted driving.
Carriers need to digitally design their entire customer journeys — from considering a new policy to being reimbursed on a claim.
Knowing whether someone used marijuana recreationally or for medicinal purposes is not really the point. Making sure workplaces are safe, is.
More states are offering workers’ comp benefits to first responders suffering from post-traumatic stress.
A workers’ compensation benchmarking study gains greater traction in its fourth year of existence.