It goes without saying that an on-the-job injury is bad for everyone involved. It’s bad for the employee, whose life is disrupted by the injury. It’s also bad for the employer, who loses the work of a valuable employee. Employers also need to keep workers’ compensation claims down. A quick recovery is in the best interest for everyone involved. Whenever possible, an early return to work should be encouraged.Read More
New York business owners got some good news from the state’s Department of Financial Services in July. After facing a potential double-digit increase in New York workers’ compensation insurance premiums, and after four successive years of rate hikes, New York workers’ compensation rates will decline 1.2 percent.
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