Risk Management for Your Volunteer-Based Transportation Assistance Program

During the pandemic, many of the organizations that provide transportation assistance and delivery services to those who are immobile have increased not only the reach but the range of their programs. The majority of these organizations rely on volunteer drivers to help those they serve. While these volunteers are carefully vetted, there will always be […]

Managing Cybersecurity Threats To Protect Your Data

Cybercriminals target companies–both big and small, and across all sectors. When it comes to managing cybersecurity threats, it is not a matter of if your organization will be the target of a cyberattack, but when. A comprehensive cyber risk protection program is essential for all businesses, including implementing technology best practices to protect valuable data.

Understanding Maritime Employer Coverage

While employee insurance coverage is optional under admiralty law, businesses that operate on the water full or part-time still benefit from employer insurance that protects their workers. Employees injured on the job at sea still represent a financial risk because of liabilities employers take on when making assignments, and maritime employer coverage provides for the […]

What Pollution Liability Insurance Is and Why It Matters for Business Owners

Many different industries create some degree of pollution through everyday operations, but when this creates the possibility of pollution-related injuries, accidents or other similar occurrences, it may be time to consider getting pollution liability insurance. You may not have heard about this insurance type before, but if your business is interested not only in environmental […]

Answers to the Most Common Questions About HIPAA Insurance and Professional Liability

Associates and other employees or company owners in the healthcare field have probably already heard about HIPAA, also known as the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act, which helps protect private health data. You also likely understand the importance of guarding this information’s confidentiality. However, you may want to learn more about HIPAA insurance and […]

Considerations for Staffing Agencies Hiring Independent Contractors

Staffing agencies earn money by simplifying the recruiting and hiring process for other companies. While most businesses are looking for temporary or permanent employees, some prefer to use contract labor. Here are some things to consider when placing an independent contractor in a staffing agency.

Why Offering Group Life Insurance Is a Must for Your Business

As a business owner, you know that your company wouldn’t be what it is without your employees. The best way to show them that you appreciate everything they do is to offer a comprehensive benefits program to your full and part-time team members. Though health, vision and dental insurance are key features of a great […]

3 Things Cannabis Growers Must Consider When Purchasing General Liability Insurance

Business insurance is a useful tool for ensuring financial security and, in many places, companies must maintain liability insurance to cover claims and damages. Cannabis growers are not exempt from this rule. In fact, they may have more reasons than others to ensure proper coverage. Researching cannabis crop insurance shows that these three things are […]

Retirement Plan Compliance: How to Stay Compliant

To have a successful business, you have to attract employees who will show company loyalty in the future. Who you hire can build your business. One way to avoid having a high turnover rate with employees is to offer benefits, particularly retirement benefits. Retirement benefits can encourage a person to remain with a company for […]