Recent News

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WHAT'S NEW

  • Average price of Washington workers' compensation insurance will go up slightly in 2022

  • For 2022, Washington minimum wage rises to $14.49 per hour

SAFETY & HEALTH NEWS

  • Longview paper mill fined nearly $140,00 for failing to protect workers from COVID-19

  • Joint Washington state lab brings food safety, hazardous chemical testing, other significant public safety functions into 21st century

FRAUD & INVESTIGATION

  • Bored injured worker got five jobs while collecting $41K in workers' comp

  • Four Washington roofing companies fined more than half a million dollars combined for repeatedly putting workers at risk of dangerous falls​