Category Archives: Bulletin

In local news:

A man accused of killing two people, one of whom had filed a workers’ comp suit against him, may not stand trial.

In national news:

U.S. Secretary of Labor Alexander Acosta issued the following statement regarding the June 2018 Employment Situation report.

In industry news:

For the third year in a row, Risk Management magazine, the official publication of RIMS, was presented with Azbee Awards of Excellence by the American Society of Business Publications Editors.

In local news:

Louisiana Department of Insurance Commissioner Jim Donelon issued a directive reminding insurers of “producer of record” rules.

In safety news:

OSHA is postponing enforcement of certain requirements of the final rule on occupational exposure to beryllium in general industry.

In industry news:

Mitchell International recently announced that it has been reaccredited by URAC for the Workers’ Compensation Utilization Management standards.

In national news:

A new CDC report found that American farming, fishing and forestry workers commit suicide at a rate five times that of general population – 84.5 per 100,000 people.