Mark Walls, SAFETY NATIONAL

Mark Walls, SAFETY NATIONAL

Vice president of communications and strategic analysis

With a 20-plus-year career spent handling workers’ compensation claims, Mark Walls focuses on monitoring industry trends, emerging issues, governmental affairs and Safety National’s external messaging. Walls is a frequent speaker at conferences and a writer for Safety National’s Conference Chronicles blog. He is also the founder of the 30,000-member Work Comp Analysis Group on LinkedIn – the largest online community dedicated to workers’ compensation issues.

Walls also co-hosts the popular Out Front Ideas with Kimberly and Mark educational series. Out Front Ideas conducts several webinars and conference presentations every year; its annual “Issues to Watch” webinar draws thousands of attendees and serves as a launching point for industry discussions throughout the year. In 2020, the program will conduct the opening keynote at the annual Workers’ Compensation Institute Conference, the largest gathering of workers’ compensation professionals in the country, for the fourth consecutive year.