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What Every Business Owner Should Know About Workplace Incident Reporting & Investigations

This entry is part of 7 in the series Claims Reporting

Workplace accidents happen. But knowing what to do in the immediate aftermath and planning out the appropriate procedures, including incident reporting and investigation, will minimize risks in the long-term and help reduce costs for your business in the short-term. Workplace incidents are almost always preventable – it’s just a matter of knowing how.

Why Should You Investigate Workplace Incidents?

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Electronic Submission of Workplace Injury and Illness Records to OSHA

Answers to Your Questions about New OSHA Recordkeeping Rule

Recently, you may have seen articles about a new Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) rule requiring certain employers to electronically report their prior year injury data to OSHA. You may have also wondered if this rule applies to you. This blog will answer some of your most common questions about this new rule (why, who, how and when), as well as provide direction on where to find more information. (more…)

Tips for Reporting Insurance Claims

This entry is part 3 of 7 in the series Claims Reporting
The easiest way to control your claim cost is with prompt reporting. Studies show that claims cost more when reporting is delayed. The sooner a claim is reported, the sooner it can begin to be managed and brought to resolution.

Key types of claims that should be reported as soon as possible: (more…)

5 Reasons Prompt Claims Reporting Saves You Money

This entry is part 2 of 7 in the series Claims Reporting
Prompt claims reporting is key to recouping your losses quickly and efficiently. The timing of when you choose to pick up the phone to report an incident to your insurance carrier has a direct effect on the bottom line. Here are the top five reasons why: (more…)

The Importance of Prompt Claims Reporting

This entry is part 1 of 7 in the series Claims Reporting
No one wants to file an insurance claim, but if an accident does happen, prompt reporting is crucial to recouping your losses quickly and efficiently.

  • Prompt reporting provides an opportunity for claims professionals to offer suggestions that may help reduce your loss.
  • Immediate investigation into a loss greatly assists your claims professional in seeking reimbursement of your deductible when others are at fault.
  • In cases were subrogation possibilities exist, prompt reporting provides ample opportunity to examine evidence before it is destroyed.
  • Prompt notification means your repairs will be completed sooner.
  • In times of widespread damage it is always (more…)