The Workers’ Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau of California (WCIRB) website’s COVID-19 resource page makes it easier to navigate the impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.
This page includes information that impacts workers’ compensation insurance, such as:
FAQs – Find answers regarding COVID-19 claims reporting and experience rating as well as the impact on payroll, classification and premium audits.
Rules and Regulatory Changes – Keep up to date on rule changes.
Webinars – Register for upcoming COVID-19 related webinars as well as view previous webinar recordings.
Research – Examine the latest studies by WCIRB researchers regarding COVID-19’s potential impact on the workers’ compensation insurance industry.
Long COVID and COVID Claims Medical Costs in the California Workers' Comp System
Presented March 10, 2022
Learn the patterns of medical treatment and cost of COVID-19 claims, how they are different from typical workers' compensation claims and what are the key cost drivers. WCIRB presenters will also share an early analysis of long COVID, including prevalence and potential cost impacts on the California workers' compensation system.