With the winter months quickly approaching, employers across all industries must prepare for cold weather hazards resulting from freezing temperatures. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, nearly 43,000 workplace keep reading >
A Bureau of Labor Statistics report revealed that across all industries, 33 of 10,000 full time workers suffered from overexertion injuries.
Last month, the rate impact of recent Florida Supreme Court rulings on the state’s workers compensation system was in the hands of regulators, as the Office of Insurance Regulation (OIR) decided on the National Council on Compensation Insurance’s (NCCI) filing seeking a 19.6 percent rate increase.
Prescription opioid abuse is a serious public health concern that has affected Americans across every demographic. Drug overdose is now the leading cause of unintentional death, surpassing car accidents, and keep reading >
Healthcare costs continue to spiral and can hurt an employer’s growth and profitability. To remain competitive and control costs, more employers are introducing wellness programs in the workplace to improve the health of their workforce and target employees who are at risk of chronic diseases.