Department of Labor and Industry

Advisory Council Meetings

Labor-Management Advisory Council on Workers' Compensation Meeting Information

Upcoming Advisory Council Meetings

Thursday, May 22, Best Western Great Northern Hotel, Helena
Tuesday, June 17, Holiday Inn, Helena
Thursday, July 17, Holiday Inn, Helena
Thursday, August 21, Best Western Great Northern, Helena
Tuesday, September 9, Big Sky (prior to the Governor's Conference on Workers' Compensation and Occupational Safety and Health)
Thursday, November 20, Best Western Great Northern, Helena

LMAC Meeting Calendar (revised 3/17/2014)
 

LMAC Safety Committee Meeting - April 18, 2014

Agenda
Minutes
 

Advisory Council Meeting - March 13, 2014, Best Western Great Northern Hotel, Helena

Agenda
Minutes
Overview of Recent Workers’ Compensation Benefit Changes
NCCI HB 334 Preliminary Review
Department Proposed 2015 Workers’ Compensation Legislation
Federal or State OSHA
State Plan OSHA Summary
Stay at Work/Return to Work Assistance Program (short version)
Stay at Work/Return to Work Assistance Program Follow-up Discussion
Stay at Work/Return to Work Letter
Medical Regulations Update
TTD Retroactive Payment for Waiting Period
LMAC Workplan
Employer/Injured Worker Notification Letter
Workers’ Compensation Terminology
 

LMAC Safety Committee Meeting - March 3, 2014

Agenda
Minutes

LMAC Safety Committee Meeting - February 20, 2014

Agenda
Minutes
 

Advisory Council Meeting - January 16, 2014

Agenda
Minutes
Stay at Work/Return to Work Assistance Program
Department of Administration Work and Live Safe
Medical Data Report for State of Montana, September 2013 (NCCI)
The Impact of Regulatory Enforcement and Consultation Visits on Workers' Compensation Claims Incidence Rates and Costs, 1999-2008 (American Journal of Industrial Medicine 2012)
ERD Medical Regulations Unit LMAC Update
LMAC Workplan
 

LMAC Safety Committee Meeting - January 13, 2014

Agenda
Minutes
 

LMAC Safety Committee Meeting - December 10, 2013

Agenda
Minutes
Brainstorming List of Ideas

Advisory Council Meeting - November 19, 2013

Agenda
Minutes
Department's Statutory Authority to Collect Data
ERD Data and Evaluation Plan
Outreach Letter for Employers/Workers' Compensation Claimants
LMAC Meeting Schedule
Medical Data Report for the State of Montana, September 2013
Montana Safety Culture Act - Summary of Key Points by Bryan Page
HB 334 - Comments by Bob Worthing representing Montana Self-Insured Association
HB 334 - Comments by Al Smith from perspective of attornyes representing claimants

Advisory Council Meeting - September 19, 2013

Agenda
Minutes
Workers' Compensation 101
Montana Medical Fee Schedule
Medical Regulations Updates
Utilization and Treatment Guidelines
Impact of HB 334--Rehabilitation Association of Montana
WorkSafeMT Update

LMAC Workplan Topics Rating Survey Results
LMAC Workplan 2013-2014 (draft)
Calendar

Workers' Compensation Terminology
 

Advisory Council Meeting - June 27, 2013

Agenda
Minutes

LMAC Orientation and History

Montana's Workers' Compensation Key Indicators June 2013
Montana's Workers' Compensation Key Indicators Presentation

HB 87 Key Elements in Consensus Comprehensive Package
HB 334 Key Components
Ann Clayton Index to Reports 2009-2011
2009 November Decision Making Process
LMAC Comprehensive Issues Package as of August 15, 2010

LMAC Principles and Procedures
LMAC Parliamentary Procedure Handbook

Medical Data Report for the State of Montana 2013 (NCCI)
NCCI State Advisory Forum