I recently attended a class on workers’ compensation and learned some interesting facts I thought I would share. Did you know workers’ compensation, or workers comp, is one of the earliest forms of insurance and dates back to the 18th century? It was started by pirates. Pirates were considered allies of some governments and as you can imagine they were often injured while “working” attacking ships, and a system was started to compensate the pirates if they were injured. Today workers’ compensation operates in a similar fashion. If you are injured while working, workers’ comp will pay for medical expenses … Continue reading
Sign up for our quarterly newsletter to keep up to date with the latest news, announcements, and for an inside look of the VAST Blue Culture!