Monthly Archives: October 2018

In industry news:

Awards were presented for outstanding contributions to the workers’ compensation industry at the 7th Annual Comp Laude® Awards and Gala.

In local news:

Eleven workers were injured while inside a building under renovation in the 7th Ward which collapsed, according to a report from the New Orleans Advocate.

In medical news:

Compared with both 2006 and 2016, prescription opioid use peaked in 2011 and has declined rapidly since then, according to a study of ten opioids.

In local news:

The Office of Workers Compensation Administration named Caroline Minor the new statewide mediator during Mediation Awareness Week.

In industry news:

The Oregon Department of Consumer and Business Services (DCBS) released its biennial report on workers’ comp costs across the nation.

In industry news:

Out Front Ideas with Kimberly and Mark announced its next webinar (October 25th at 11 AM) where guests will discuss the industry buzz around insurtech.