Staffing Services Companies Are Perched for Maximum Profits in 2021

By Bill Nagel, Executive Director StaffPRO3 Many Staffing Services articles, reports and blogs contain an analysis of enormous amounts of data and prognostication or forecast of what the workplace landscape will develop into this year and beyond. Staffing Services message boards and chat platforms have been discussing or questioning these or related topics for months. Read More

Summer Safety Tips for Businesses and their Employees

Why Employee Safety is Paramount to Today’s Businesses There are compelling business reasons for employers to ensure their workers’ safety, and summer poses some additional risks to consider. Injured Workers Means Lower Productivity For over 20 years, there has been a labor shortage in the U.S. with industries such as hospitality, transportation, and manufacturing among Read More

How Increased Online Sales Has Impacted Logistics and Last Mile Delivery

Ecommerce enables retailers to reach a wide range of customers online, and it has been growing steadily over the past few years as it affords hundreds of millions of consumers the convenience of purchasing items online. COVID-19 has only accelerated this demand for online products, and in 2020, e-commerce sales in the U.S. rose 31.7% Read More

Understanding USL&H Coverage

What Is United States Longshore & Harbor (USL&H) Workers’ Compensation? While most businesses are familiar with the standard State Act Workers’ Compensation insurance coverage, there are actually other, more specialized types of coverage that certain industries may be required to carry.  For instance, businesses that operate near or on navigable waterways may need USL&H Workers’ Compensation Read More

Pay as You Go – Flexible Workers’ Compensation Payment Plans for Hospitality, Staffing Services, Construction and More

Savvy business owners know that Workers’ Compensation insurance can play a significant role in protecting their business. It is a critical component of good financial management and risk mitigation since coverage pays for medical expenses, death benefits, and lost wages for employees who fall sick or sustain injuries at work. Employers with Workers’ Comp coverage, Read More

Agents Can Differentiate Themselves By Offering Risk Mitigation Strategies to Senior Care Facilities

Risk Management and Loss Control Services Can Benefit Agents and Healthcare Business Owners By: John Wildfire, Head of Healthcare Programs at PMC Healthcare, a division of PMC Insurance Group  Nursing homes, physical rehab centers, and assisted living facilities traditionally have at least one thing in common – the majority of Workers’ Compensation claims filed by Read More

New OSHA Requirements for Protecting Workers

Every year, thousands of American workers sustain severe injuries, fall sick, become disabled, or in worst cases, die due to work-related injuries. In 2019 alone, for instance, more than 5,300 workers succumbed to work-related injuries per the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Common causes of workplace injuries and illnesses include slips and falls, explosions, Read More

Protect Roofers and Reduce Risk of High-Cost Accidents

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the roofing industry records about 50 deaths per 100,000 workers annually, making it one of the most dangerous jobs in the construction industry. Falls remain the leading cause of fatal and non-fatal injuries in the roofing industry. To protect roofers from occupational hazards, the Occupational Safety Read More