Workers Compensation in Kentucky
HRCI credits approved; CLEs approved.
Date, Place and Time
May 13, 2011
UofL Shelby Campus
9001 Shelbville Rd, Louisville, KY, 40222
8:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Workers' Compensation: What You Need to Know and Do in 2011.
This presentation will provide you with an overview of the workers' compensation basics with historical and current perspectives.
- What you need to know (Comp 101)
- Historical perspectives
- Case law & legislation updates
- What to do with medical disputes
Application for approval of this activity for a maximum of 4.75 credits, including 0.00 ethics credits, has been APPROVED the Kentucky Bar Association Continuing Legal Education Commission.
This program has been approved for 4.25 (General) recertification credit hours toward PHR, SPHR and GPHR recertification through the HR Certification Institute. Please be sure to note the program ID number on your recertification application form. For more information about certification or recertification, please visit the HR Certification Institute website at www.hrci.org. The use of this seal is not an endorsement by the HR Certification Institute of the quality of the program. It means that this program has met the HR Certification Institute's criteria to be pre-approved for recertification credit.
The Labor-Management Center will record .4 continuing education units (CEU) for this activity. One CEU is equivalent to 10 contact hours.
Ched Jennings served as legal counsel to the Workers’ Compensation Board in the Kentucky Labor Cabinet after earning his Juris Doctor degree from the University of Louisville in 1975. He later established a private practice concentrated on representing injured and disabled workers. In 1986, Governor Martha Layne Collins appointed him as the only labor attorney on the Task Force on Workers’ Compensation, which resulted in the landmark administrative reform legislation of 1987. He later served as commissioner of the Kentucky Department of Workers Claims from 2001-2002. He is the founder and current president of CompEd, Inc., a non-profit corporation that provides education and informational resources for the Kentucky Workers’ Compensation system.
$55 (includes continental breakfast, lunch, parking and materials)