Issues and events that shape Long Island's economic and legislative landscape.

Monday, September 26, 2016

Statement from LIA President on Reduction in Workers' Comp Costs

Statement from LIA President & CEO Kevin Law on Reduction in Workers' Compensation Costs and Elimination of Potential Double Digit Increase


Melville, NY
July 17, 2012
Matthew Cohen 631-493-3002

"The Long Island Association applauds the decision to reject what would have been a double digit increase on workers' compensation costs for employers.  An actual reduction in rates is great news for the Long Island business community and will encourage our companies to invest, create jobs and grow the economy.

Click to view letter sent to NYS Department of Financial Services Superintendent Benjamin Lawsky

Media coverage:

LIBN, July 17, 2012 – New York drops workers' comp rate 1.2 percent