Category Archives: Bulletin

In economic news:

Southern Business & Development magazine ranked Louisiana No. 1 for the ninth consecutive year as the Southern state claiming the most economic development project wins per capita.

In local news:

LWCC, LUBA Workers’ Comp, and Stonetrust Commercial Insurance Company were all listed in the Baton Rouge Business Report’s “Top 100 Private Companies” for 2017.

In neighboring news:

The Texas Tribune reports that a local legislator in that state is trying to roll back agreed-upon worker protections for large commercial construction projects in Austin.

In local news:

A North Louisiana company has won a prestigious national safety award due to its utilization of a program provided by the LWC.

In regulatory news:

A new report from the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine encourages the FDA to review the pros and cons of opioids, including social effects.