Category: Worker’s Compensation


employment-related lawsuits
July 28 • EPLIWorker's Compensation

Top 5 Employment-Related Lawsuits [and How to Avoid]

The pandemic and social movements have increased employment-related lawsuits, leaving employers struggling to stay protected against costly litigation. Here are the top suits and how to avoid them.


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July 26 • Worker's Compensation

How to Update Workers’ Comp for Remote Employees

Workers’ comp for remote employees is a new challenge companies face. Here’s how to navigate this confusing dilemma the right way and avoid common pitfalls.


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October 19 • EPLIWorker's Compensation

OSHA’s New Workplace Safety Initiatives & Insurance

Biden and OSHA have teamed to release a new workplace safety initiatives — but how will this impact insurance for startups or mid-market businesses?


Workers' Compensation
December 15 • Worker's Compensation

Workers’ Compensation: State by State Guide

Ever wonder how your state meaures up when it comes to Workers’ Compensation? Here’s a detailed guide to help you sort it out.


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December 27 • General LiabilityInsurance Pro TipsWorker's Compensation

What Are Loss Run Reports?

As a small to mid-market company, it’s essential to use loss run reports to your advantage. Here’s how to make sense of these valuable reviews.


September 25 • EPLIWorker's Compensation

What does the California AB5 (gig economy) ruling mean for insurance?

California signed the AB5 (Gig Economy) ruling into law. This will have ramifications for the entire US insurance market, not just for CA.


June 20 • EPLIWorker's Compensation

Answered: Independent Contractor (1099) or W2 Employee?

Determining what type of labor to use W2 (full time) or 1099 (independent contractors) can be confusing. We break down how to classify your employees, the impact of recent court rulings and how to decide what’s best for your business.


insurance audits
April 12 • General LiabilityWorker's Compensation

Understanding insurance audits

The word “audit” is intimidating but in the insurance world it’s nothing to worry about! In this post, we look at what insurance audits are, why carriers need to perform them and how you can prepare so you’re not caught off guard.


September 21 • Insurance Pro TipsWorker's Compensation

How Insurance Companies Measure Payroll (and Bill You For It)

Payroll is payroll, right? If you’re a growing business operating in the 21st century, you’ve most likely read about or experienced the importance of separating salaried employees from 1099 workers (Independent Contractors).  If you’re less well-read on the subject, bottom line is this: at the end of the year, your workers compensation insurance carrier will “audit”


August 19 • Worker's Compensation

Beware: On-Demand Company Workers Compensation Costs

Update: We’ve released a new whitepaper examining the Sharing Economy industry. We dive into the insurance landscape, legal climate and how to approach risk management for companies in this sector. You can download the report here!   The Hidden Insurance Costs of the 1099 Economy It’s no secret that independent contractors (or “1099s”) are a