While workers’ compensation provides important protection
for workers who are injured on the job, the program also
represents a significant cost for Michigan employers and,
therefore, must be managed both efficiently and effectively.
Workers’ Compensation costs must also be kept competitive
compared to other states. MMA will combat efforts to
undermine the provisions of Public Act 266 of 2011, which
codified favorable Supreme Court rulings to bring stability
to the system and modernize outdated areas of the law.