Workers' comp trends improve for Louisiana

Darce, Keith; McClain, Randy
March 1995
New Orleans CityBusiness (1994 to 2008);3/6/95, Vol. 15 Issue 35, p8
Reports on the implication of a study on Louisiana's low rate of unemployment and workers' compensation expenditures. Drop of employee payments from 1986 to 1991; Analysis of the workers' payment by the National Foundation for Unemployment Compensation and Workers's Compensation; Average benefit cost per employee.


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