Addressing a Costly Challenge for NY Taxpayers
  • The Institute focuses on nonpartisan policy research, issues and ideas pertaining to workers' compensation policy in New York State, especially on how these policy issues affect public entities and New York’s taxpayers.

  • The Institute conducts surveys, analyzes data, evaluates workers' compensation issues, and “thinks outside of the box” to develop insights to share with legislators, regulators, journalists, and other opinion leaders. The Institute seeks to establish itself as the foremost expert in New York State on public entity workers' compensation.

  • The Institute is a nonprofit organization, governed by a Board of Directors comprised of New York State municipal leaders, and counseled by an Advisory Board which includes workers’ comp and municipal experts both within New York State and in the national arena.