Monday, June 1, 2020Returning to Life Outside the Home An Employer’s Guide for Managing Mental Health Through the Next Phase of the Coronavirus Pandemic Introduction Planning for a return to work during a pandemic is new and uncertain territory for employers and employees alike, and there are many unanswered questions. READ MORE >>
Monday, June 1, 2020In reversal, OSHA says employers must record COVID-19 cases Washington — OSHA has revised its enforcement policy for recordable cases of COVID-19, adding that it will increase workplace inspections. READ MORE >>
Friday, May 29, 2020
Why are Umbrella Rates On The Rise?
05/26/2020 By: Andrew Stevens
Rising loss costs have affected auto rates across the industry, and umbrella rates are facing similar trends.
Many carriers are responding by restricting coverage, but Safeco continues to offer a true umbre... READ MORE >>
Thursday, May 28, 2020SBA Releases PPP Loan Forgiveness Application The Small Business Administration (SBA) has released the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) Loan Forgiveness Application along with detailed instructions. Employers that received money from the PPP must apply for loan forgiveness from their lender. READ MORE >>
Thursday, May 28, 2020Group life vs. individual life: how both can fit in a protection plan Many companies offer group life insurance to their employees as part of their benefits package. While group life insurance is a valuable part of a protection strategy, it may not be fully covering you like you thought, and, often at a higher cost. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, May 27, 2020Which Health and Employee Benefits Attract Employees? Employee benefits have been part of the American workforce for as long as most of us can remember. Companies rely on benefits to attract top talent. Employees rely on benefits to supplement their incomes with extras they may, or may not, otherwise fund themselves. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, May 26, 2020It's easy for people to get in the habit of paying their insurance bills without thinking much about them. After all, it's a rote statement that comes every month that you likely don't even look at. But there's danger in doing taking this approach because a policy was never meant to be a static document. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, May 26, 2020Protection strategies every business owner should know Keeping any business moving in the right direction often means having a protection strategy in place, and it should be a combination of different types of protection. Take a moment and think of your business as an automobile. READ MORE >>
Monday, May 25, 2020Protecting Your Vision The National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health reports that nearly 2,000 U.S. workers sustain job-related eye injuries that require medical treatment every day, and 90 percent of these injuries could be prevented or lessened with the use of proper eye protection. READ MORE >>
Sunday, May 24, 2020How companies are adjusting their compensation plans While some employers are freezing wage increases, others aren't yet sure how to respond to the current chaos. By Emily Payne The first quarter of the year ended in chaos for many businesses, throwing their financial outlook completely off track. READ MORE >>