The WCIRB has released The World of Cumulative Trauma Claims report which focuses on workers’ compensation claims for workplace injuries that result from repetitive mentally or physically traumatic activities extending over a period of time. The report discusses how cumulative trauma (CT) claims differ from other types of workers’ compensation claims, and examines the recent increase in reported CT claims and other related trends.
Key findings of the CT report include:
The complete report is available at the link below and in the Research section of the WCIRB website.
The WCIRB will hold a WCIRB Research Forum webinar to discuss the report and findings from the WCIRB Medical Fraud Enforcement Study. Register to attend the free webinar at the link below:
Cumulative Trauma Study and Impact of Medical Fraud Enforcement Study
Thursday, October 18, 2018, 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM PT
Cumulative Trauma Study - Dave Bellusci, EVP and Chief Actuary; Tony Milano, VP, Actuary
Impact of Medical Fraud Enforcement Study - Tim Basuino, Medical Analytics Specialist
For those unable to attend the live webinar, a recording will be posted in the Research section of the WCIRB website following the event.