Workers Compensation Trends and Biometrics Update

Workers Compensation Trends and Biometrics Update


Join TRICOM and World Wide Specialty Programs for our August Industry Insider webinar for an update on the things you need to know about worker’s compensation trends and biometrics including:

  • Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA)
  • Employment Practices Liability Trends
  • Worker’s Compensation Trends
  • Overall State of Insurance and Staffing

By the end of this session, you’ll know the insurance landscape for your staffing business.

About the presenter:

Robert Thompson is President with World Wide Specialty Programs.  Now with 25 years of Staffing Industry experience, Bob started as a principal in a marketing firm.  His firm focused on market research and analysis of the staffing industry with World Wide and American International Group as two of his many insurance clients.  Bob sold his firm in 2007 and joined World Wide as a Vice President to run their New Business, Broker Development and Workers Compensation Divisions.  He is an experienced manager whose skills range from marketing, research, analysis, and sales, customer/broker relations to underwriting and loss control, as well as, co-authoring a Staffing Industry Risk Management Manual.  Bob is actively involved with the Sunrise Association, a national day camp for children who are battling cancer. Bob is from New York and has four grown children.

About World Wide Specialty Programs:

At World Wide Specialty Programs, their business revolves around protecting the staffing industry with sound, customized insurance solutions. In fact, for the last 50 years, their sole focus has been dedicated to the staffing insurance business, identifying its risks, and providing the industry with the most innovative solutions available. They know firsthand the challenges facing today’s contract staffing firms and partner with their clients to help build a stronger, more resilient staffing business because of the protection they afford them.

Their extensive knowledge of how the staffing industry works has taken their commitment to the sector further than anyone else in the insurance industry. They identify and track developments, and ensure that their staffing industry clients are well protected and armed to effectively address the needs of their business with custom-fit insurance products and services.

What’s more, World Wide is the only insurance provider and industry source that is an American Staffing Association (ASA) commercial insurance liability partner. As ASA’s first partner, they remain committed to that partnership.


As an administrative and financial solutions provider to the staffing and consulting industry, it is our philosophy to be an active member in the staffing industry by staying abreast of the ever-changing market place. For that reason, TRICOM was pleased to launch the Industry Insider webinar series designed to share our expert knowledge and resources with our fellow staffing industry colleagues. One of our core values is to build relationships and become a leading resource to staffing and consulting firms nationwide.