Workers’ comp claim frequency is down, will it stay there?

Claim frequency dropped another 5% in 2012, continuing a 25-year trend of ever-decreasing frequency…well, except for that one-year uptick during the recession. More tellingly, NCCI data indicates frequency has been steadily declining across all industry groups.  However, this has been partially offset … Continue reading Workers’ comp claim frequency is down, will it stay there?

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Workers’ comp 2023 – what does the year hold – part 2

Yesterday the annual crawling-out-on-a-limb began, today it concludes with 5 more predictions for workers’ comp in 2023. 6. The growing impact of global warming will force changes in risk assessment, management and mitigation; technology adoption; and claims. The predicted (heat injuries, … Continue reading Workers’ comp 2023 – what does the year hold – part 2

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