Worker's Compensation Insurance Letters for 1996
|11/08/96 --- INS 367, Denial of benefits without notice often leads to litigation. Insurance carriers, self-insured employers and third party administrators are reminded of the relevant reporting and notification requirements in DWD 80.02(2)(b) and (d) of the Wisconsin Administrative Code.||Reporting and notice requirements when denying or stopping benefit payments to injured workers.|
|08/12/96 --- INS 366, Certified databases of health service fees; Bulletin Board file download instructions; sample health cost fee database statements.||Appropriate use of certified health cost fee databases|
|06/21/96 --- INS 365, Division's Policy Relating to Hip and Shoulder Injuries While the Case of Hagen v. LIRC is on Appeal to the Supreme Court.||Division's Policy Relating to Hip and Shoulder Injuries While the Case of Hagen v. LIRC is on Appeal to the Supreme Court|
|03/01/96 --- INS 364, The Worker's Compensation Division, adhering to its policy of education first and effective enforcement second, is initiating steps to improve promptness .||To announce actions to improve promptness of first payments and responses to informational|
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