Economic realities have forced many high-level executives to take on workers’ comp responsibilities for their organizations. CFOs, general counsels, and risk professionals with purchasing authority are suddenly tasked with overseeing a system they may understand only peripherally. This half-day program is designed to provide these high-level professionals a core understanding of workers’ compensation and the tools needed to design, price and manage a successful workers’ compensation program. Among the topics covered by our faculty of leading workers’ compensation experts will be:
Workers’ compensation’s origins, current status and challenges.
Pre-loss programs and how to build them.
How to price a program, including the impact of losses on experience modifications.
Medical components of an effective workers’ compensation program.
Claims management and vendor management tips.
Management information sharing
what to share with whom, when and how.
The challenges of litigation.