Regional Educational Seminar

Welcome Viva SBWC! - Going All in with Workers' Compensation


The Honorable Ben Vinson, Chairman of the State Board of Workers’ Compensation, along with Board Directors, Honorable Frank R. McKay and Honorable Neera Bahl, and Executive Director Delece A. Brooks, will visit select cities throughout Georgia as part of the 2024 Regional Educational Series. Under their leadership, the Board will host four in-person seminars providing valuable information for employers, insurers/self-insurers, human resource and risk managers, insurance claims adjusters, rehabilitation specialists, medical service providers, case managers, workers’ compensation attorneys, paralegals, and other Workers’ Compensation system participants.

The program will include an address from the Chairman highlighting legislative and Board Rule changes in addition to the annual case law update from local administrative law judges, claimants’ and defense attorneys explaining recent developments in Georgia law. Additionally, the Chairman’s Advisory Public Education committee – composed of workers compensation industry experts, will present informative, exciting, and energetic presentations on topics such as current events at the State Board of Workers’ Compensation, audience and panel discussions of common and uncommon workers’ compensation defenses, the balance of risks in claim decisions, the Panel of Physicians, medical case management, transitional duty, in addition to a fun and interactive question and answer segment on various workers’ compensation matters! Audience participation is encouraged, and the format provides opportunities for attendees to obtain general information or answers to specific questions they may have.

Mark your calendars now and plan to join us at one of our 2024 regional seminars.  You do not want to miss this annual event!

Regional Educational Series Dates & Cities

April 17, 2024 – Macon, GA
Macon Marriott City Center

April 24, 2024 – Cartersville, GA
Clarence Brown Conference Center

May 3, 2024 – Lawrenceville, GA
Gwinnett Technical College

May 8, 2024 – Savannah, GA
The Armstrong Center