Workers’ comp seminar

The National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI) will host the 2017 State Advisory Forum on Oct. 10 in Oklahoma City to help workers’ compensation professionals.The Oklahoma Insurance Department will host a second forum in Tulsa the following day.

“Oklahoma has seen some tremendous growth and success in the workers’ compensation industry,” Insurance Commissioner John D. Doak said. “The people who work in this area must stay up-to-date on the issues and changes. These forums are a great way for them to learn and better serve Oklahomans.”

The forums are designed to provide a greater understanding of both national and state workers’ compensation issues. The discussion of Oklahoma issues will include the recent loss cost filing decrease of 16.3 percent. More information on the filing is available here.

There is no charge to attend but reservations are required. To register, call NCCI’s Customer Service Center at 800-NCCI-123 Insurance professionals can earn two hours of Legislative Update Continuing Education credit for attending one of the events. A National Producer Number (NPN) is required for CE credit.

The Oct. 10 event in Oklahoma City is at Embassy Suites Downtown/Medical Center, 741 N. Phillips Ave. from 9-11 a.m.

In Tulsa, the event is Oct. 11 at the Marriott Tulsa Hotel Southern Hills, 1902 E. 71st St. from 9-11 a.m. A continental breakfast will be served at 8:30 a.m.