The U.S. Department of Labor announced a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to help small businesses strengthen retirement security in America.
The Workers’ Compensation Advisory Council (WCAC) met yesterday in Baton Rouge. Amid an explanation of the Barber case, Office of Workers’ Compensation Administration (OWCA) Director and WCAC Chair Sheral Kellar emphasized the work that still must be done, especially on the Medical Treatment Guidelines.
The National Safety Council has launched a Workplace section of its Injury Facts database to provide employers with trends and information on injuries.
The Bureau of Labor Statistics released new numbers of physical jobs.
Employers Holdings, Inc. recently reported the following for the third quarter of 2018.
AMERISAFE released its Q3 results.
Louisiana’s medical marijuana products will not make it to approved pharmacies until at least January of next year.
OSHA released its top 10 violations for 2018.
Workers’ compensation benefits as a share of payroll declined in 2016, continuing a five-year trend, while employer costs as a share of payroll fell for the third straight year, according to a new report from the National Academy of Social Insurance.
President Trump is expected to sign a bipartisan measure today that aims to make illicit drugs less available through the mail, and increase access to opioid abuse treatment.