Pinnacol Assurance http://www.kunc.org en Governor Gets Push Back on Pinnacol Proposal http://www.kunc.org/post/governor-gets-push-back-pinnacol-proposal <p>A proposal to privatize the only state-chartered workers&#39; compensation company, Pinnacol Assurance, is getting a cool reception from a special panel reviewing the plan. A straw poll of the task force on Tuesday showed more than half to be opposed or neutral.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 01 Feb 2012 15:16:03 +0000 Bente Birkeland 21704 at http://www.kunc.org Governor Gets Push Back on Pinnacol Proposal Pinnacol Task Force Mulls Privatization http://www.kunc.org/post/pinnacol-task-force-mulls-privatization <p>A task force charged with analyzing whether the state created worker&#39;s compensation company should privatize has even more questions than when it first began examining the plan. The group held its second meeting on Thursday. Fri, 16 Dec 2011 01:15:26 +0000 Bente Birkeland 19217 at http://www.kunc.org Pinnacol Task Force Mulls Privatization Pinnacol Withdraws as State Employee Claims Administrator http://www.kunc.org/post/pinnacol-withdraws-state-employee-claims-administrator <p>The embattled state-owned workers&#39; compensation insurer of last resort has withdrawn as the administrator of state employee claims, forcing Colorado to hire an independent contractor. Fri, 05 Aug 2011 18:30:56 +0000 Grace Hood 12428 at http://www.kunc.org Pinnacol Withdraws as State Employee Claims Administrator