AmTrust’s 2019 Retail Risk Report Media Roundup

Topics: Retail

AmTrust recently launched the 2019 Retail Risk Report. Since its release in October 2019, key findings from the report have been picked up and covered by various media sources across the insurance and retail industries.

Retail is one of the key industries that AmTrust Financial writes. Matt Zender, senior vice president and workers’ compensation product manager at AmTrust, explains, “We really like this segment – we like to write it, we like to try to support them in every way possible, and in the event of a claim, we try to do everything we can to get that injured worker safely back to work as quickly as possible.”

AmTrust Explores Recent Trends in Retail Claims

AmTrust was excited to share the results of our findings, knowing they would pique the interest of the industry. Check out the coverage of our 2019 Retail Risk Report below:

Chain Store Age – Top three retail workplace injuries with highest payouts are…
Grocery Dive – Butcher department poses highest risk of worker injury
HR Dive- Rapid retail hiring may have caused first static workplace injury rate in years
HR Dive – Study: Retail workers injured on the job are out an average 24 days (Picked up by Retail Dive)
Claims Journal – Long Trend of Declining Workplace Accident Rate Stalls in 2018
Claims Journal – AmTrust Retail Risk Report
Business Insurance – Slips, falls lead to highest comp payouts in retail: AmTrust
Business Insurance – Retail injuries in focus as holiday shopping season emerges
Facility Executive - Data for Retail Workers Reveals Common Injuries on the Job
Insurance Business – AmTrust: Injured retail workers on average miss 24 days of work
Insurance Business – AmTrust report challenges assumptions about workers’ comp
Premium Reduction Center Blog – Things you should know
Safety and Health (National Safety Council) - Report details injuries, missed workdays in retail sector – Risk Report Suggests Men More Likely To Be Injured In Retail Injury Trends and Future of Retail Work
Work Comp Central – AmTrust: Average Retail Injury Results in 24 Days Off Work
WorkCompWire – AmTrust Releases 2019 Retail Risk Report
Tech HR Series – AmTrust Retail Risk Report 2019: Average Retail Injury Results in 24 Days Out of Work

Customized Loss Control Programs For Retail Companies

For a more detailed look into the retail industry claims data, download your free copy of The 2019 Retail Risk Report. Contact AmTrust’s Loss Control team for more information about creating a customized loss control program for your retail organization.

This material is for informational purposes only and is not legal or business advice. Neither AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. nor any of its subsidiaries or affiliates represents or warrants that the information contained herein is appropriate or suitable for any specific business or legal purpose. Readers seeking resolution of specific questions should consult their business and/or legal advisors. Coverages may vary by location. Contact your local RSM for more information.

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