This study compares outcomes of injured workers in North Carolina with 14 other states (Arkansas, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Virginia, and Wisconsin). The outcomes examined include the following:
The goal of the research is to provide information about injured workers’ experiences with the workers’ compensation system. By examining outcomes of injured workers, policymakers and stakeholders can better understand how different state systems compare in order to identify and prioritize opportunities to improve system performance.
Comparing Outcomes for Injured Workers in North Carolina. Bogdan Savych and Vennela Thumula. May 2016. WC-16-33.
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