Orlando, FL, July 08, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- Audience members will learn how to separate the real from the fake when industry executives discuss “Pyrite or Gold–Risk Management for PEOs” during the August 19-23 Workers’ Compensation Educational Conference at the Orlando World Center Marriott.
The session will focus on how a PEO can save money, improve losses and be more efficient through proven risk management practices. Takeaways include workplace certification and risk management best practices participants can implement immediately to make the PEO more attractive to workers’ compensation carriers.
Moderator is Pat Cleary, President & CEO, of the National Association of Professional Employer Organizations in Alexandria, Va. Panel members are Ted Kirchharr, vice president & COO of Landrum in Florida; Jeffrey Rendel, a principal with Stonehenge Insurance Solutions in Tequesta, Fla. ; and John Kuehn, vice president of programs with Cornerstone Underwriting Partners in Oak Ridge, Tenn.
The session will be presented from 1:00 pm to 2:30 pm on Tuesday, August 21.
About WCEC & WCI
Now in its 67th year, the Workers’ Compensation Educational Conference (WCEC) is the must-attend event for C-level executives, risk managers, claims adjusters, insurers, and medical and legal experts. Presented by the Workers’ Compensation Institute (WCI), the conference offers attendees an extraordinary opportunity to connect with their peers and learn from nationally recognized experts.
Ongoing registration for the 2012 gathering reflects the global perspective of the conference, with an expected 8,000 participants from over 35 states and a number of foreign countries. The conference itself has been expanded to four days to accommodate the several hundred speakers presenting discipline-specific programs, break-out sessions and CEU opportunities. Of particular interest are a National Trends’ program featuring three national medical directors; a Risk Managers’ break-out paneled by two insurance company presidents; and a two-day “Center for Excellence: The Study of Medical Cost Drivers in Workers’ Compensation,” sponsored by Liberty Mutual. Additionally, more than 300 exhibitors will present information on their products and services.
The 2012 Workers’ Compensation Educational Conference will be held August 19-23 at the Orlando World Center Marriott.
The WCI is a nonprofit, nonpartisan educational organization that serves as a comprehensive resource to all members of the workers’ compensation community. The WCI is an outgrowth of the long-established Florida Workers’ Compensation Institute. FWCI remains in existence under the WCI umbrella and continues its Florida focus, while the national organization provides a broader outreach across all states. The website is www.wci360.com.