What Can I Do To Minimize The Cost Of Workers Compensation?

By maintaining a safe, injury­free workplace. You can do this by developing an on­going and effective safety program at your place of business. This program could include:
  • Hiring policies that ensure a worker is fit to do the job he or she is hired for.
  • Regular employee safety training dealing with such things as the proper use of equipment and how to identify and deal with potential hazards.
  • Clearly written and displayed workplace safety and health rules.
  • Incentive programs that promote and reinforce workplace safety.
  • Careful monitoring of your claims to make sure the system isn't being abused.

The information on this page is meant to provide a general overview of the law. The laws in your state and/or city may deviate significantly from those described here. If you have specific questions related to your situation you should speak with a local attorney.

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