Insulating Your Business: Workers Comp & Employers Liability

Navigating Employer’s Legal Responsibilities for Workplace Injuries

$8.00 + your state filing fee
4 Credit Hours

This course favors P&C insurance agents but is applied as general credit for all agents.

COURSE DIFFICULTY

Basic
This course covers the following topics:
  • Review the history and development of workers compensation
  • Examine some of the issues and concerns pertaining to this coverage
  • Take a detailed look at the Workers Compensation and Employers Liability Insurance Policy

Summary

Workers Compensation and Employer’s Liability are two critically important insurance offerings for business owners today. In this course, we will review the history and development of workers compensation and some of the issues and concerns pertaining to this coverage. The course will take a detailed look at the Workers Compensation and Employers Liability Insurance Policy – a form created by the National Council on Compensation Insurance as a way for insured businesses to provide benefits for companies with various state workers compensation laws or acts.

Outline

1. Introduction

  • 1.1 Purpose of Course

2. Workers Compensation Background

  • 2.1 Implementing Components Properly
  • 2.2 Negligence
  • 2.3 Insurance Requirements
  • 2.4 Who Is Covered by Workers Compensation?
  • 2.5 What is Covered by Workers Compensation?
  • 2.6 Summary
  • Chapter 2 Quiz

3. The Policy

  • 3.1 Policy Forms
  • 3.2 Information Page and General Section
  • 3.3 Part One: Workers Compensation Insurance
  • 3.4 Part Two: Employers Liability Insurance
  • 3.5 Part Three: Other States Insurance
  • 3.6 Part Four: Your Duties If Injury Occurs
  • 3.7 Part Five: Premium
  • 3.8 Part Six: Conditions
  • 3.9 Experience Modifications
  • 3.10 Summary
  • Chapter 3 Quiz

4. Endorsements

  • 4.1 Overview
  • 4.2 Federal Coverage and Exclusion Forms and Endorsements
  • 4.3 Maritime Coverage Forms and Endorsements
  • 4.4 Other Types of Coverage and Exclusion Forms and Endorsements
  • 4.5 Summary
  • Chapter 4 Quiz

5. Conclusion

  • 5.1 Conclusion

Exam

  • Final Exam

FAQ

Q: What should I expect from this online course?

A: We use a unique system to help you learn the material easily. Our online courses present you with information in large type that is easy to read. We highlight key items in gray and quiz you after each chapter to make sure you are learning critical information. You may review the material as much as you want before taking your required online, multiple-choice exam. Passing the exam proves your proficiency in that subject to your state’s governing authority.

Q: Can I print my online course materials and test questions?

A: According to the state authority, it is not permissible to print or download any course material or exam questions. However, you are free to access all online courses from our website anytime.

Q: How long does it take to complete an online course?

A: The time required to complete an online course varies from student to student, but it roughly approximates the number of credit hours awarded for the course. You must pass an online, multiple-choice exam. Passing the exam proves your proficiency in that subject to your state’s governing authority.