In the insurance industry, we have no shortage of data. In fact, most providers have the opposite problem: we have so much data, we don’t know what to do with it. Providers of workers compensation and other lines have long recognized the value of data, and are more recently identifying practical opportunities to use it.Read more
The construction industry faces several daily safety risks, such as working at great heights, operating heavy machinery, or even cleaning certain pieces of machinery. In 2017, the top three standards most frequently cited by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) for any industry consisted of fall protection, hazard communication, and scaffolding.Read more
Missouri Employers Mutual’s SafetySMARTS programs continue to positively impact our policyholders and the lives of their employees. Both the Safety Grant and Safety Dividend programs are designed to reward and incentivize safe workplaces.Read more
What is the most concerning issue in workers compensation? Rising prescription costs? Claims fraud? For many insurance providers and business owners, the answer is much darker: opioid misuse and addiction. Learn more about what this problem costs and what can be done about it.Read more
For the ninth year running, Missouri Employers Mutual partnered with Missouri One Call System (also known as Dig Rite) to provide excavation safety trainings across the state. This partnership is the only one of its kind in the U.S. and reached more than 2,000 construction workers and other excavation professionals during the 26 meetings held January-March this year.Read more
Mobile devices and apps let employees wear the condition of their hearts—and other vital organs—on their sleeves.
After eight years in development, the new rule would remove certification-by-capacity restrictions.
Small changes in training can lead to big results.
The request for information is available on the Federal Register.
Labor Department final rules on association health plans allow businesses to band together to buy insurance.