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Volume 16 | October 2018
Litigation Financing: 10 Tips For Claims Executives
Best Practices for Healthcare Facilities in Preventing Workplace Violence and Liability
In recent years, workplace violence has reached alarming numbers. More than 2 million Americans report being victims of violence in the workplace each year.  For healthcare workers and facilities, these numbers are even higher. In fact, the number of incidents in the healthcare field is four times those of other industries.  It is no surprise that healthcare facilities come with great risk—providing care can often mean treating patients with histories of mental health problems, under significant stress, or those under the influence of drugs. Because of the high degree of sensitivity in the healthcare field, it is of the utmost importance that facilities and providers prepare adequately to prevent these events and to understand potential liability if an incident occurs.
PK Law Members Patricia McHugh Lambert and Robert Campbell Present at Atlantic Claim Executives Conference
PK Law Members Patricia McHugh Lambert and Robert Campbell spoke at the Atlantic Claim Executives Fall Conference. The conference was held in Baltimore, Maryland at the Hotel Monaco on October 14-16. The two, along with several other members of the Harmonie Group presented on “Five Things Claims Professionals Should Know.”
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About PK Law’s Insurance Group
PK Law’s Insurance Group is comprised of a deep bench of attorneys with an extensive range and level of experience in the insurance industry. Lead by Members Patricia McHugh Lambert and Joan Cerniglia-Lowensen, the Group is supported by Members, Steve Allen, Barry Bach, Robert Campbell and James Benjamin and Associates Kambon Williams, Aidan Smith, Justin Fine and Emily Devan. All members of the Group receive mentoring and are trained to apply the techniques and analysis that the Group’s senior attorneys use including project management, identification of the stages of and how to accurately evaluate a case.