Senate Budget Subcommittee Votes to Increase Employer Assessments

03/08/13 – A Senate budget subcommittee yesterday agreed to changes in the state Department of Industrial Relations (DIR) budget that will unfairly increase employer assessments.   The California Chamber of Commerce and a large coalition of employer groups and associations sent a letter to the subcommittee outlining their concerns to the budget change proposal for… Read More »

Breaking News: California State Fund Restructures Broker Distribution

California’s State Compensation Insurance Fund has changed its broker distribution model, requiring many brokers to go through one of two wholesalers. The change, which is effective Jan. 1, 2013, establishes “premium thresholds to qualify for a direct contract,” State Fund announced on Tuesday.  To read the complete article published by The Insurance Journal, click here.… Read More »