Hannah Koch has passed the Montana Department of Labor and Industry test and has been awarded her certification as a Montana Certified Workers’ Compensation Examiner. Congratulations Hannah on achieving a 96% !
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- Posted on December 6th, 2013
Lisa Byers has passed the Montana Department of Labor and Industry test and has been awarded her certification as a Montana Certified Workers’ Compensation Examiner. Congratulations Lisa !
- Posted on December 2nd, 2013
Congratulations to Nicole Erhardt for passing the final exam and achieving her certification as a Workers’ Compensation Claims Examiner in Montana.
- Posted on November 19th, 2013
The following article was taken from AAA Mountain West. Normally we don’t repost articles in whole, but the message was so simple and positive that we thought that it should be shared. Cudos to AAA Mountain West for providing personal risk management information to its customers. Dryer Fires and How to Prevent Them […]
- Posted on October 23rd, 2013
At a recent conference, we learned a great deal about Cyber Liability and the costs associated with data leakage / breach / intrusion. Just the response costs can run in the hundreds of thousands of dollars, or in the case of the recent Adobe data breach, many millions of dollars. Insurance is available for this […]
- Posted on October 22nd, 2013
More information about another merger / acquisition in the WC field. More evidence that big investment dollars are flowing away from the health care industry and into the workers’ compensation industry. Read about the most recent deal in an article by Joe Paduda: http://www.joepaduda.com/2013/10/the-pmsi-progressive-deal-done/
- Posted on September 25th, 2013
Federal Court of Appeals Rejects RICO Litigation From Larry Holt of the National Council of Self-Insurers Sent: Wednesday, September 25, 2013 9:35 AMSubject: RICO Case Decided Members of National Council of Self-Insurers: I have happily received the following information from Jerry Marcinkoski, Executive Secretary of the Michigan Self-Insurers Association. His words are from an email Jerry […]
- Posted on September 25th, 2013
We have no relationship with the author of the following snippet about a book written by Dr. Otis Brawley, but experience has shown that there is a good deal of reality in his words. Refreshing to hear someone from the medical community say “we can do better”, even if it is on the verge of […]
- Posted on September 23rd, 2013
There are many discussions, seminars and vendors nationwide that warn in a threatening way of the ‘devastating’ costs of workers’ compensation fraud. To be sure, there are some egregious situations which lead to millions of dollars leaving the system to undeserving workers, vendors, medical clinics, and even physicians. In our experience, supervising and administering claims […]
- Posted on September 12th, 2013
FDA To Raise Labeling Standards for Prescription Pain Killers. Additional labeling will be unlikely to stem the tide of large number of prescription medication overdose deaths, but additional information, even if it saves one person, is probably worth the cost and effort. http://www.modernhealthcare.com/article/20130911/INFO/309119978?goback=%2Egde_2971633_member_272911521#%21