Entries by Lisa Schorfheide

Questions On The Guarantee Insurance Company Liquidation?

Do you have questions on the Guarantee Insurance Company Liquidation? On November 27, 2017, Guarantee Insurance Company (“GIC”) was ordered into liquidation by the Second Judicial Circuit Court in Leon County, Florida (“Court”). The Florida Department of Financial Services is the court-appointed Receiver of the company.    The Florida Receiver began working to transition claim files […]

Why You Need Claims Management on OCIP Workers Compensation Claims

CCIP or OCIP Workers Compensation claims can cost you a lot.   Contractor Controlled Insurance Program (CCIP) and Owner Controlled Insurance Program (OCIP) are insurance programs that are  designed to “wrap up” most, if not all, all of the insurance needs for a project and generally include general liability insurance, workers compensation insurance, builder’s risk insurance […]

NY Workers’ Comp Board To Impose Fines for Late Reporting of Employee Injuries

At Metropolitan Risk, our best practice clients understand the critical importance of getting employee injuries into the workers compensation system. Each injury that goes undetected or unreported costs the employer up to 39% more for the same exact injury if unreported for more than 4 weeks. This is why Day of Injury protocol can be […]