Expanded Use of Presumption and the Implications for the “Grand Bargain”

Part 2 in the series from Sedgwick Institute

This is the second paper in a series produced by the Sedgwick Institute on the concept of presumptions in workers’ compensation. The first, written by Judge David Langham and Chris Mandel, focused on the impact of presumptions of compensability for COVID-19 and its attendant consequences (click  here to read). This paper will review the impact of presumptions in general for the workers’ compensation systems.