From the Gallagher Bassett Journal This Journal has seldom met a statistic that it didn't cherish, but a recent article published on workerscompensation.com calls our devotion to data into question. The article looks at the 2015 compilation of the Survey of Occupational Injuries and Illnesses (SOII) published by the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). The [...]
The final 2017 Legislative Report by the Oregon Workers' Compensation Association, prepared by Bill Cross and Nellie deVries, is available by clicking here.
By Bill Cross and Nellie deVries, OWCA's Governmental Affairs Advocates We are currently in the calm before the storm in the Oregon legislature. Roughly two-thirds of the bills introduced this session are dead because they did not get passed out of their originating committee by the April deadline. Lawmakers are spending much of their time [...]