The Workers’ Compensation Advisory Council (WCAC) met in Baton Rouge on Thursday, January 26th, in the LaSalle building, to map out next steps for several ongoing issues including the body’s by-laws and potential reform priorities.
President Trump has named Board Member Philip A. Miscimarra Acting Chairman of the National Labor Relations Board.
Kaiser Health News addressed the rising price of naloxone, the opioid overdose reversal drug.
The U.S. property/casualty insurance industry in 2016 will likely post an underwriting loss for the first time in four years due to higher catastrophe losses, competitive market conditions and auto liability challenges, according to a new A.M. Best report.
PCI has issued a statement regarding a recent panel discussion on Florida’s workers’ compensation system by the Florida House Insurance & Banking Subcommittee.
A new Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews analysis on the effects of yoga on treating chronic nonspecific low back pain has found “modest” positive outcomes.
A new report from S&P Global Ratings says that this year will be a turning point for the U.S. P/C insurance sector.
Louisiana lost about 4,600 jobs in 2016, making it one of nine states to register a decline or no change in job growth for the year, according to an analysis of state-level job estimates from the U.S. Department of Labor.
NSC announced this week that Dr. Wes Scott, director of consulting services for NSC, has been appointed to serve on the National Advisory Committee on Occupational Safety and Health.
For private U.S. property/casualty insurers, the first nine months of 2016 were markedly worse than the same period in 2015, due to higher catastrophe losses and less favorable reserve development.