A workers' compensation claims analysis is an essential part of the risk consulting process. Analyzing claims can assist a company with uncovering trends. CMS observes for trends in criteria such as work location, occupation, day of the week, body part(s) affected, incident type, repeat claims, etc.
Reducing the Potential for Claims.
Trends in claims can help to identify areas for improvement. For example, significant claims for a specific occupation could mean that standard operating procedures need reviewed, while significant claims at a specific location could signify a safety culture issue. Claims findings are presented in a format that is easy to read and understand.