The BWC has redesigned the BWC Learning Center, and if you are in a hurry to complete your 2 hours of safety training before June 30, here’s how to do it.
We just finished MCO open enrollment, with numerous phone calls, flyers, letters, etc. Employers have been bullied and badgered to change – or not to change – even after the May 25 deadline.
This one’s easy: Do nothing. Throw out the mailers and ignore the phone calls from other MCOs. You don’t have to explain your choice or get approval from the salesman for a competing MCO.
On 7/25/11, I wrote about a company that had let its coverage lapse in 2006. Since then, 22 claims have been filed including one death claim. The business now owes almost $700,000 in premiums, penalties, interest, and claims costs.
The deadline to report payroll for the second six months of 2011 is Wednesday, February 29, 2012. You also must pay all or half of the premiums due before the close of business that day. Otherwise, your coverage may lapse.
To pay your premiums online and take full advantage of the information on the BWC website, you must create an e-account. You will need to create an ID and a password. There will not be any secret questions. Normally, when I give instructions for navigating the BWC website, I walk through the steps as I […]