PMC Healthcare Practice Leader, John Wildfire, Named 2021 Top Specialist Broker

John Wildfire, Head of the PMC Insurance Group’s Healthcare Practice, has been named as Top Specialist Broker for 2021 by Insurance Business America (IBA). Below is the transcript from the IBA article: John Wildfire joined PMC Insurance Group in 2016 and currently leads its healthcare business unit. As a national workers’ comp program administrator for Read More

2021 Outlook and Growth of the Transportation Industry

Transportation and logistics are among the most competitive yet lucrative industries in the U.S. For instance, in 2018 alone, the total business logistics costs amounted to $1.6 trillion, representing about 8% of the national gross domestic product (GDP), according to the U.S. Department of Commerce. However, the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has greatly impacted the U.S. Read More

PMC Stephen Primiano Recognized As New England Best and Brightest Young Agent

PMC Northeast Regional Broker, Stephen Primiano, was recently recognized as one of New England’s Best and Brightest Young Insurance Agents by The Standard, the trusted source for New England Insurance news since 1865. Below is the Q&A transcript from the article and Stephen’s insights for other young insurance agents: Q. Please list any insurance designations Read More

Preventing Injuries and Managing Workers’ Compensation Costs – Work from Home Safety Tips (Part I of a IV-part series)

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way people across all industries work. Many companies have been forced to enable workers to work remotely as a result of social distancing guidelines. In fact, remote working will more than likely continue throughout 2021 until the COVID-19 vaccine is made readily available to everyone. Studies have even suggested Read More

Insurance World Mourns the Loss of Gregory Malloy, PMC Insurance Group Founder and CEO

Gregory Malloy, Founder, Chairman and CEO, PMC Insurance Group   Gregory (Greg) Malloy, Founder, Chairman and CEO of Boston based PMC Insurance Group, one of the largest Workers’ Compensation specialty insurance brokers in the country, passed away peacefully on February 20, 2021. Greg spent over 45 years in the insurance business and after 27 years working Read More

6 Trucking Safety and Sustainability Trends for 2021 and Beyond

The COVID-19 crisis kept many vehicles off the roads for a large portion of 2020, crippling many sectors of the U.S. economy, including trucking.  In response to the pandemic crisis, it has also inspired a couple of trucking sustainability trends for 2021 and possibly into the unforeseeable future. With COVID-19 vaccination programs already underway, there’s Read More

Are Your Home Healthcare Workers Underinsured?

Home healthcare workers are frequently subject to harmful health exposures and high injury risks. Making sure they have sufficient coverage is critical for your business. You may face significant financial losses if your home healthcare workers are uninsured or underinsured. Here’s what you need to know about the risks and liabilities associated with this line Read More

How Assembly Bill 5 Differs From Proposition 22

Independent Contractors vs. Employees Enacted in January 2020, the Assembly Bill 5 (AB5) provides a three-pronged test for entities in California to use when hiring independent contractors. On the other hand, passed in November 2020, Proposition 22 (Prop 22) aims to maintain the status quo, allowing independent contractors to maintain their independence. With that in Read More