Sadly, Louis van Assen passed away on the 9th of April 2013 after being ill for quite some time.

Louis' Blog

As a tribute to Louis van Assen’s lifelong contribution to Workers’ Compensation, we have elected to keep his blogs up on our site for all to read. Please read with renewed appreciation these insights derived from his ongoing commitment to a field in which he believed.

July, 2009
Experts in the field have grappled long and hard with workers’ compensation
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June, 2009
The Common Law (the unwritten law) governing various aspects of our daily
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May, 2009
“A man’s respect for law and order exists in precise rel
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April, 2009
“Since a politician never believes what he says, he is
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March, 2009
“Bureaucracies are designed to perform public business.
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February, 2009
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    Compensation Fund’s new system

  1. We can help with reporting occupationally-acquired COVID-19. Clients: Irrespective lockdown, Covid-19 claims or any other changes, please continue to report all your claims to us.
  2. Claim numbers are being issued by the new CompEasy system.  Clients: Please make sure you have received from us and comply with the COVID-19 reporting policy.  
  3. Not all employers are registered and are able to obtain claim numbers. Clients: Please refer demands made on you (for confidential claim documents) to us.
  4. The new CompEasy is running although it is not yet fully functional. Clients: We have operated uninterrupted throughout and continue to do so.
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