Employers' Liability - Too great a liability?

The traditional method of compensating for injuries caused in theworkplace has suddenly begun to look very antiquated and inefficient, andemployers in the small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) sector are notalone in being overwhelmed by the current employers' liability (EL)crisis.In addition to soaring premiums, policy excesses and minimum premiums havealso gone up while underwriting capacity has fallen. The Office of FairTrading is compiling a report (expected in Spring 2003) investigatin