LWCC Board Declares Record Policyholder Dividend The Board of Directors of Louisiana Workers’ Compensation Corporation (LWCC) has declared a 2013 dividend of $69.1 million, bringing the cumulative total dividend over the past 11 years to more than $300 million. The dividend, the company’s largest to date, will be paid to qualifying policyholders in April.
The Top Three Leading Accident Exposure Areas On-the-job accidents can happen anywhere at any time. Exposures to risk vary depending on many factors. This article describes the three most common areas of exposure that lead to workplace accidents—manual material handling, falls, and motor vehicle accidents—and offers recommendations on how to minimize employees’ exposure to these risks.