Category Archives: Workers Compensation

Find out about how to receive Workers’ Compensation on Long Island for injuries in the workplace.

Long Island Work Compensation May Receive an 11.5% Rate Increase

In a recent Insurance Journal article, The New York Compensation Insurance Rating Board (NYCIRB) submitted a filing to the Department of Financial Services for an 11.5% change in loss. The proposal hearing is set for the coming weeks. The article lists various factors to the proposed change, including increased claim frequency, rise in medial and indemnity claim costs, and increasing expenses.As an experienced Long Island work compensation in New York, we stand with you, providing you with excellent service for your workers compensation case....
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New York Workers Compensation Rates Decrease

Governor Cuomo announced that New York workers compensation rates are decreasing for the first time since 2008, according to an article on the NY Daily News website. According to Cuomo, the 1.2% decrease for the upcoming year will aid businesses in creating jobs and help to get the state's economy back on track.In the same article, the President of the New York State AFL-CIO, Mario Cilento said, "the reform led to the indexation of the benefit at two-thirds of the state's average weekly wage so that never again would injured workers suffer an erosion of their benefits through inflation." If you have a Long Island, Queens, Nassau County, or Suffolk County NY workers compensation case, call "The Fiercest" lawyer to discuss your case and represent you....
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