News Category: Industry News

First Aid Claim Reporting Required for Insured Entities Beginning January 1, 2017

The California State Insurance Commissioner has signed an order amending the California Workers’ Compensation Uniform Statistical Reporting Plan which now requires insured employers to report first aid claims to their claims administrators. The rule will go into effect on 1/1/17. Classifications of Claims: There are generally 4 types of workers’ compensation claims: Incident Only Claims:

Athens Announces Opening of Parsippany, New Jersey Office

Parsippany, NJ — Athens Administrators recently announced the opening of its newest branch in Parsippany, NJ. The office is Athens’ fifth location, and its first East Coast operation. It will exclusively administer property and casualty claims and will focus on the Program Insurance marketplace.