Hausmann Group Blog

Diana Schmidt
May 24, 2022 9 min read

Worlds Colliding: The Relationship Between Employee Benefits and Workers’ Compensation

When it comes to managing a company’s total cost of risk, there are some key areas that ...
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Hausmann Group
February 28, 2022 4 min read

How Opioid Use Affects Workers’ Compensation

Prescription opioids are the number one workers’ compensation problem in terms of ...
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Peg Kramer, AIC, CPCU
November 19, 2021 10 min read

The First 24 Hours After an Injury

The moment an injury occurs, it initiates a sequence of events that can last for weeks or ...
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Peg Kramer, AIC, CPCU
June 18, 2020 6 min read

Saving Money On Work Comp Through Lag Time

How would you like to save money on your workers compensation premium and not have to do ...
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Diana Schmidt
April 30, 2020 1 min read

Illinois Commission Repeals COVID-19 Worker's Compensation Order

The Illinois amendment stating that employees in an “essential” industry who contract ...
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Marc Flood, CIC, LUTCF
April 15, 2020 1 min read

Illinois Worker's Compensation Commission Emergency Amendment

Attention businesses that have employees in the state of Illinois:  On April 13, 2020 the ...
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Tim Hausmann
March 13, 2020 2 min read

COVID-19 & Worker's Compensation – How Does that Work?

As business owners, we are all challenged with the COVID-19 pandemic and many people are ...
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Peg Kramer, AIC, CPCU
April 10, 2019 5 min read

Mental Stress Claims

As an employer, you must realize that not all injuries are from a physical or ...
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Peg Kramer, AIC, CPCU
May 29, 2018 5 min read

3 Best Practices to Save Money on Worker’s Compensation Claims

I just celebrated another anniversary of working in the insurance industry. (I won’t tell ...
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