BWC Settles Group Rating Lawsuit

in Employment, Publications

The Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation and a group called Pay Us Back (PUB) announced an agreement to settle a class action lawsuit filed by employers who alleged the BWC’s group experience rating plan improperly granted group­rated employers excessive discounts which were subsidized by overcharging non­group­rated employers through inflated base rates for the period of July 1, 2001 through and including July 1, 2008. . . 2014 – BWC Settles Group Rating Lawsuit