Florida House of Representatives holds “Legislator University” Training: Recent Issues Related to Workers’ Compensation
On December 2, 2016, the Florida House staff held a training session to educate members on issues related to the workers’ compensation system. This presentation includes a history of the “Grand Bargain” and issues going back to 1935. During the presentation lawmakers asked questions about the system including the role of NCCI in the process and how other states address rate-making. Other issues include the recent Florida Supreme Court rulings and how they impact the system. As you will see, workers’ compensation will be a priority in the 2017 session.