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The Latest in Florida Workers’ Compensation News

Posted by Tim Liberty on Apr 28, 2017 2:11:57 PM

The Florida House of Representatives has passed H.B. 7085, the much anticipated workers’ compensation reform bill. As you recall, the rates increased by 14.5% last December. This resulted from...

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Best Practices for Claims Reporting

Posted by Tim Liberty on Mar 14, 2017 3:35:28 PM

“Driver Joe Schmo was stepping out of his truck and fell to the ground.”

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I’ll Take Some Workers’ Compensation Insurance … On The Side

Posted by Tim Liberty on Mar 3, 2017 2:20:09 PM

If workers’ compensation insurance (work comp) was optional, as a business owner, would you buy it? I ask because current draft legislation would make Florida a work comp opt-in state.

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You Down With MCC?

Posted by Tim Liberty on Jan 30, 2017 3:47:52 PM

Major Contributing Cause. Have you heard of this term before? You may have or its acronym, MCC, tossed around at a claims review, but claims people can be guilty of over-acronymizing and spewing...

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Wage Wars: How You as an Employer Can Mitigate Litigation Costs in Work Comp Cases

Posted by Tim Liberty on Jan 20, 2017 4:11:47 PM

With the Castellanos decision ruling the cap on attorney fees unconstitutional, the Plaintiff Bar has increased their filing of Petitions of Benefits (PFB). In speaking with some of our insurance...

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The BKS Blog was written to keep you informed and help you learn about the changing landscape of workers' compensation insurance. These articles are written for employers who are researching additional information about changes, or looking to change their insurance partner.

With this blog you'll:

  • Learn tips on saving money within your workers' comp program
  • Stay up to date with industry changes in workers' compensation insurance
  • Discuss strategies and best practices to ensure the lowest cost of risk

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