Telecommuting and “The New Work from Home Doctrine”
Sponsored in Part by:
Arch Insurance Group & HomeCare Connect
This is a one hour webinar with an up to 15 minute Q&A window right after.
The trend of working from home or “telecommuting” was growing exponentially long before COVID-19. Thanks to today’s technology industries are dramatically changing the way they handle remote employees, recognizing unique work-from-home options that can be beneficial for all parties involved. This trend has only gotten stronger with the Covid-19 outbreak.
Managing remote employees, the worker's compensation risks, the growing body of judicial law and ADA compliance is fast becoming an essential specialty in the workers compensation field within risk management. Risk managers, employers, claims professionals, brokers and attorneys need to stay on top this evolving area of the law in order to be able to recognize when an injury arises out of and in the course and scope of employment at home, and the essential tools to managing a telecommuting work force.