Category Archives: Features

NSC Regional Conference Features Keynote on Complacency

The 2019 National Safety Council (NSC) Regional Conference, held at the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans featured a compelling keynote from Jack Jackson, Senior Safety Consultant for SafeStart. The presentation, 10 Feet Tall and Bulletproof, focused on the difference between human error and complacency, which Johnson says is distinct because it’s difficult to diagnose.

WCAC Holds Forum on Chronic Pain Guideline Update

The Workers’ Compensation Advisory Council (WCAC), in lieu of its regular March meeting, held a public forum on the proposed chronic pain guideline update within its ongoing mission to update the Medical Treatment Guidelines. This update, as well as the entire set of Louisiana Medical Treatment Guidelines, is based on Colorado’s guidelines, which are then modified for Louisiana injured workers by the Louisiana Medical Advisory Council (MAC).