Category Archives: Workers Compensation

Tennessee Workers’ Compensation Laws Keep Changing

Tennessee Workers' Compensation Laws Keep ChangingTennessee Workers’ Compensation laws might be changing once again as legislators introduced the new Employee Injury Benefit Alternative measure last month. The bill is designed to allow private employers to opt-out of the state’s workers’ compensation program by designing their own individual plans. Independent plans would have to meet the minimum requirements by providing injury benefit plans that are less comprehensive than state-mandated workers comp insurance.

Current Tennessee Workers’ Compensation regulations require employers provide:

  • Temporary Benefits – The maximum weekly benefit rate for injuries occurring July 1, 2014 through June 30, 2015 is $932.80 or 110% of the state’s average
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Sevier County Workers Compensation: Hotel Employee Safety

Sevier County Workers Compensation Hotel Employee SafetySevier County Workers Compensation: Hotel Employee Safety

Although Sevier County Workers Compensation insurance is the only fool-proof way for you to protect yourself financially from a claim if you own or manage a hotel, understanding the role of accident prevention can go a long way towards potentially reducing your risks. It’s important to look at how you can decrease risk exposure to hazards and eliminate workplace incidents so you can protect not only your bottom line, but your valuable employees as well.

According to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics, hotel workers are nearly 40% more likely to …

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