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May
24

Good news Friday…Nope, no recession here, Obamacare saved my life, and recovery support

Joe Paduda

Happy Memorial Day Weekend! Hope yours is filled with family and friends…and time to reflect on those who gave their lives for us. Thanks to them, we have much to be thankful for. Starting with…despite what many think we’re NOT … Continue reading Good news Friday…Nope, no recession here, Obamacare saved my life, and recovery support

May
23

Heat = More injuries.

Joe Paduda

With temps here in the northeast nearing 90 degrees F yesterday  – and much hotter in many southern and western states, attention is turning to the implications for workers – and workers’ comp. Two studies released by NCCI and WCRI … Continue reading Heat = More injuries.

May
20

What’s really going on with workers’ comp medical…

Joe Paduda

Medical inflation in workers’ comp is pretty much flat – as it has been for several years.  Why? Four reasons. Claim counts continue to remain pretty flat with lost time claim frequency down yet again. Drug costs have plummeted over … Continue reading What’s really going on with workers’ comp medical…