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Times are tough for the American worker, whether at the office or on the assembly line—and conditions are at least equally challenged for those underwriters that offer workers’ compensation insurance to the country’s employers.

This year’s “State of the Line” study from the National Council on Compensation Insurance (NCCI) paints a gloomy picture, with perhaps the most surprising and disturbing statistic: the nationwide lost-time claim frequency increased 3 percent—the first increase since 1997.

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