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On Trend: Impact of Medical Marijuana on Workers Compensation

Posted on: May 22, 2014 by Caitlin Morgan

On Trend: Impact of Medical Marijuana on Workers Compensation Medical marijuana today is legal in the District of Colombia and 21 states where Americans can walk into a dispensary and purchase pot for a variety of ailments. Moreover, twelve more states are considering measures to allow medicinal marijuana while nine states are looking at ballot […] Read More

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Roundup: What’s New on the Workers Comp Front?

Posted on: May 30, 2013 by Caitlin Morgan

Roundup: What’s New on the Workers Comp Front? There are several new developments regarding the Workers Compensation sector, beginning with a new report released by NCCI Holdings.  NCCI, this month in its annual State of the Line workers compensation analysis, described the industry as “encouraging”. The positive outlook, according to the report, is based on […] Read More

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Rising Medical Costs for Workplace Injuries Two Decades Ago

Posted on: February 12, 2013 by Caitlin Morgan

Rising Medical Costs for Workplace Injuries Two Decades Ago The National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI) recently released a study, “Medical Services for Claims 20 or More Years Old”, indicating that an increased percentage of medical costs for workplace injuries is as a result of treatment provided more than 20 years after an injury occurs. […] Read More

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Looking for Solutions in Tough Workers Comp Market

Posted on: May 24, 2012 by Caitlin Morgan

In the first week of May, NCCI Holdings, which manages the nation’s largest database of workers compensation insurance information, released its report on the annual State of the Line for Worker Compensation. It describes the current market state as “conflicted”. In a nutshell, NCCI President and CEO Steve Klingel had this to say: “NCCI has […] Read More

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