Defending Workers' Compensation Claims
1 hour 30 minutes
Keep your workers’ compensation cost down by effectively defending the right claim.
One of the fastest growing expenses facing employers today is workers’ compensation costs. One of the most important factors in controlling workers’ compensation costs is the identification of claims which should be denied and preparation to defend against such claims. This topic will assist professionals responsible in determining which claims should be defended and which claims should be denied. It will also provide a framework for developing the evidence necessary to defend a claim, preparation for the workers’ compensation hearing and the conduct of the hearing. This topic will be beneficial to seasoned professionals as well as persons who are new to the workers’ compensation arena.
• You will be able to define initial claims analysis.
• You will be able to identify how to develop evidence for the defense.
• You will be able to review preparation for the hearing.
• You will be able to explain the conduct of a hearing.