Friday, June 19, 2020How construction sites can prepare for unique hurricane threats
With weakened structural systems, loose materials and susceptible equipment, construction sites face unique threats.
With peak wind speeds that exceed 186 mph, engineering and construction firms that operate... READ MORE >>
Friday, June 12, 2020Successful business planning balances three needs Every business owner faces the challenge of deciding how to best use available resources to grow their company. But positioning a business for growth takes more than just producing more of a good or service. READ MORE >>
Friday, June 5, 2020What to consider when changing your employee benefit offerings Benefits can be a powerful tool to help you attract and retain the employees your organization needs to succeed, especially in a tight job market and in fields where the competition for employees is particularly fierce, like nursing, skilled trades and software development. READ MORE >>
Friday, June 5, 2020Is looting covered by insurance? Depends on the business Protests over the police killing in Minneapolis of George Floyd continued in cities across the country. Looting has accompanied some of the protests. Many businesses were already struggling with slashed revenue and dismal earning prospects under the continuing COVID-19 pandemic. READ MORE >>
Wednesday, June 3, 2020Are your employees financially resilient? A new quiz can help them find out As the coronavirus pandemic sends shockwaves through the U.S. economy and labor market, employers are making efforts to support the financial security and resiliency of their employees. READ MORE >>
Tuesday, June 2, 2020The importance of proper risk classification
What happens if an insured's business is misclassified by the insurer?
By FC&S Editors | May 20, 2020 at 06:00 AM
Classifying a business correctly is an important step in providing coverage for a risk because proper ... 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 >>
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 >>
Wednesday, May 20, 2020How Autonomous Vehicles Could Impact Workers' Comp <summit-content-page-section class="ng-star-inserted" style="background-color: #f2f2f2;"></summit-content-page-section> From 2011 to 2016, the frequency of all workers’ comp claims decreased by 17. READ MORE >>