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2016 Workers’ Compensation Rate Hike

The good news: It was not a 20 percent rate hike as previously proposed. The “eh” news: The rate hike was 14.5 percent and takes effect on December 1 of this year. The rate hike has had a fraught history

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Understanding Worker’s Compensation in Florida

Worker’s compensation is a tricky subject for any location and any industry, but in Florida it can be particularly difficult. Statutes particular to this great state add a level of complexity when accounting for everything from your industry to the

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Florida Worker’s Compensation Rates Drop: What Does It Mean for You?

Worker's Compensation, Insurance

In August of 2014, the National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI) commended a 2.5 percent decrease in worker’s compensation rates. Two months later, cutting close to a further one percent increase was seen as not only feasible, but justified. Claims

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The Truth Behind Skipping out on Worker’s Compensation Insurance

The old saying, “you have to spend money to make money” takes on a whole new meaning when you’re the one in charge of a business. Whether you’re at the helm of a Fortune 500 operation, or you’re just starting

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