Monthly Archives: November 2018

In neighboring news:

Florida Insurance Commissioner David Altmaier recently issued a Final Order​ granting approval to the National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI) for a statewide overall rate level decrease of 13.8 percent.

In research news:

Gartner Inc.’s recent quarterly Global Talent Monitor survey found that the number of U.S. employees willing to “go above and beyond” at work has dropped by nearly ten percent over the last three years.

In local news:

The fifteenth annual LWCC Kids’ Chance invitational golf tournament raised over $40,000 for the Louisiana Bar Foundation (LBF) Kids’ Chance Scholarship Program.

In economic news:

There were 7 million job openings on the last business day of September 2018 and about 6.1 million unemployed people in September.

In local news:

NCCI has proposed an overall average workers’ compensation voluntary market loss cost level change of -5.6 percent to become effective May 1st, 2019.

In industry news:

There were approximately 2.8 million nonfatal workplace injuries and illnesses reported by private industry employers in 2017.