THE IMPACT OF THE TRUMP PRESIDENCY ON WORKERS’ COMPENSATION

If you’re still wondering whether or not the November 2016 Republican sweep will impact workers’ comp, you might want to chew on this – there’s huge uncertainty.  This is what we know for now: If President Donald Trump keeps his campaign promise, there’s a likelihood of increased medical expense and higher claims frequency. The Department of Labor…

IMPACT OF LEGALIZED MARIJUANA ON WORKERS COMP INSURANCE IN CALIFORNIA

When it comes to California and its trailblazing politics, not many other states in the nation can hold a candle.  As a result of Proposition 64, voters approved legalizing recreational use of marijuana and it has reverberated throughout the state causing some headaches for the California Workers’ Compensation system. How will the legalization of weed…