Established in 1933, UWC – Strategic Services on Unemployment & Workers’ Compensation (UWC) is the only broad-based, country-wide association exclusively devoted to representing the interests of the business community on national unemployment insurance (UI) and workers’ compensation (WC) public policy issues.
Unemployment Insurance News
On December 31, 2018 Massachusetts enacted and the Governor signed into law legislation that would provide up [...]
Yes, it is official!! After years of recovery from the 2008 recession and constantly increasing FUTA taxes [...]
On November 5, 2018 the US Department of Labor published new UI Drug Testing Regulations for Comment. [...]
Workers’ Compensation News
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) released its 2019 regulatory agenda including a Notice of [...]
The coalition supporting legislation to improve administration of Medicare with Workers’ Compensation (S 3079) which was introduced [...]
On June 18, 2018 Senators Portman (R-OH) and Nelson (D-FL) introduced legislation (S 3079) to provide specific statutory guidance [...]
We rely on UWC to provide us with advance notice of legislative initiatives involving unemployment compensation — the UWC allows us to take a look over the edge of the horizon on federal and state legislative issues. Staying ahead of legislative issues is a great value for all employers.