The workers’ comp system in Washington state can be daunting for any employer. That’s why more than 1,000 leading employers in Washington turn to Approach for help with safety, claims management, and refunds on their workers’ comp premiums. We’ve made these infographics to help show how the whole system works.
It all starts with safety
Safety is the key to lower workers’ comp costs. Start with a Safety Visit, free for all Approach clients, or call us when you have safety questions.
If an accident happens…
Thankfully, most accidents and injuries are minor. We’ve seen it all, though, and made this chart to show the process. Good news! Even complex claims can reach a positive conclusion.
Keeping employees on the job
Offering your injured employee a permanent light-duty position can bring claims to a positive conclusion.
And your insurance rates as low as possible
Everything you do to improve safety and manage claims helps to keep your workers’ comp costs as low as possible.