39 Publications: Workers comp
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    d’finitive – Workers Compensation Reform in NSW – May 2012

    A time for change – an opportunity for big thinking “We agree that NSW workers compensation is a scheme under pressure. Indeed, with each new news release it appears the…

    Publication date: May 18, 2012 | Topic: Workers comp | Author: Andrew McInerney

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    Workers Compensation News Spring 2011

    Welcome to our newsletter for Spring 2011. Matters covered include: Scheme performance in 2010/11 National Work Health & Safety Recent developments across Australia and New Zealand Extreme events and workers compensation….

    Publication date: November 15, 2011 | Topic: Workers comp | Author: Andrew McInerney

  • Modelling Dependence in Insurance Claims Processes with Lévy Copulas

    Luke Cassar and his colleagues at the University of New South Wales, Benjamin Avanzi and Bernard Wong, presented a paper to the Institute of Actuaries of Australia Biennial Convention in Sydney in April 2011.

    The paper deals with the potential of Lévy copulas as a tool for modelling dependence between compound Poisson processes and their applications in insurance. They analyse characteristics regarding the dependence in frequency and dependence in severity allowed by various Lévy copula models. Through the introduction of new Lévy copulas and comparison with the Clayton Lévy copula, they show that Lévy copulas allow for a great range of dependence structures.

    Publication date: July 23, 2011 | Topic: Workers comp | Author: Luke Cassar

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    Workers Compensation News Winter 2011

    Welcome to our newsletter for Winter 2011. Matters covered include: Claim frequency trends and premium rate trends across most Australian jurisdictions An overview of the proposed National Disability Insurance and National Injury…

    Publication date: June 28, 2011 | Topic: Workers comp | Author: Karen Cutter

  • Self Insurance Newsletter March 2011 – Retro-Paid Loss Premiums

    WorkCover NSW has introduced a Retro-Paid Loss premium model for large employers (sometimes called a “burning cost” model) with South Australia, and other states, reportedly looking to follow suit. The retro-paid loss methodology provides large employees with an alternative to traditional Scheme insurance or self insurance. The key features of the NSW premium model are…

    Publication date: March 1, 2011 | Topic: Self insurance, Workers comp | Author: Mark Hurst, David McNab

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