Monthly Archives: April 2019

In research news:

Costs per claim and other metrics of 18 state workers’ compensation systems, including Louisiana, are analyzed in depth in a series of studies, CompScope™ Benchmarks, 19th Edition, released by the Workers Compensation Research Institute.

In safety news:

OSHA is joining with occupational safety organizations for the 6th annual National Fall Prevention Safety Stand-Down, May 6-10, 2019.

In national news:

The National Employment Law Project released a position paper in which it argues that continuing along the path of regional/state-based minimum wage will result in artificially low wages in several sectors.