Work Comp Classifications

From a reader...Scott: In presenting our insurance coverage information to a board this afternoon, I was questioned by an HR professional, who sits on one of our boards, regarding our WC classification of employees.  Almost 100% of our employees (except couriers/custodial) are classed as 8810 Clerical.  I reviewed this in-depth with our agent at … [Read more...]

Has Overtime Been Excluded From Your Workers’ Compensation Payroll?

An Excerpt From My Book, Simmonds on Workers' Compensation Insurance: When a worker receives overtime, the extra amount paid is not part of workers' compensation payroll. For example, if a worker makes $8.00 per hour normally and $12 for overtime (time-and-a-half) the only payroll that is counted is the $8.00. Make sure the extra for overtime … [Read more...]