This study compares outcomes of injured workers in Virginia with 14 other states (Arkansas, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, 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 Virginia. Bogdan Savych and Vennela Thumula. May 2016. WC-16-36.
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