Hot 5: Fight Am. 2 and more

October 20, 2014

Opposition to Amendment 2 Gets Some Buzz
Counties around the state have been communicating ACCA’s opposition to Amendment 2 on the statewide ballot next month at recent commission meetings, and some counties have even adopted their own resolution opposing the amendment to withdraw $50 million in principal from the Alabama Trust Fund with no provision for [...]

Hot 5: Insurance, legislative news

October 13, 2014

Workers’ Compensation Renewals Due
Renewal packets were mailed to members of the ACCA Workers’ Compensation Self-Insurers’ Fund in early September for the current Fund year, which began October 1, 2014.  Included in the packet were the Participation Agreement and Information Sheet as well as the Declarations Page and Invoice.  The Participation Agreement should be signed by the Chairman [...]

Hot 5: Vote “no” on Am. 2 & more

October 6, 2014

Vote “no” on Amendment 2
Alabama counties voted in August at the ACCA Convention to oppose Amendment 2 on the statewide ballot next month. As you may recall, this amendment would authorize the state to borrow $50 million for improvements at National Guard armories, with the debt repaid from the principal of the Alabama Trust Fund. [...]

Hot 5: CGEI schedule, survey report & more

September 29, 2014

Talladega County, welcome aboard
ACCA is pleased to welcome Talladega County to the ACCA Workers’ Compensation Self-Insurers’ Fund effective Oct. 1. Talladega makes the 59th county where commissioners have found that the best way to manage risk is through a self-insurance pool composed of counties and governed by county leaders. There’s no profit motive, and coverage [...]