Major Risks for Businesses That Are Underinsured

A study published by the Institute for Legal Reform (ILR) demonstrates the negative impact of not having proper commercial insurance coverage. The report shows that all U.S. businesses incurred a total of $343 billion in liability costs, and self-insured or uninsured companies bore more than half of that burden ($208 billion). While the financial impact Read More

Tips for Protecting Businesses with Commercial Insurance Products

How to Protect Your Business from 6 Risks that Can Have a Devastating Financial Impact Proactive companies have a robust risk mitigation plan that includes a variety of business insurance coverages, from property damage and IT security breach to risks impacting U.S. businesses that operate overseas. Here’s a look at common risks with the right Read More

Revamping Safety Policies and Loss Control Protocols to Adapt to a Post COVID-19 Era

As more and more people become vaccinated and the United States prepares for workers returning to work post-COVID-19, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) have developed safety guidelines. Take note that these guidelines are not a regulation or standard, however, they can be used to revamp 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

PMC Risk Management Service Announcement

Work From Home Safety Tips Now that most companies have established their virtual workforce, we thought that it would be a good time to remind you of some important Work from Home Safety Tips that you could use and share with your employees and clients to minimize the risk of at-home injuries.  Below is a Read More

Using Self-Assessments to Prevent Office Worker Injuries

How you can prevent injuries in your office. When you think about workers compensation insurance claims, you probably think about high-risk industries such as construction, manufacturing, and so on.  However, it’s important to understand that all businesses face the risk of employee injuries.  For instance, office workers often report musculoskeletal pain and injuries—such as lower Read More

Understanding the Risk for Repetitive Stress Injuries at Your Healthcare Facility

How to prevent repetitive stress injuries among your healthcare staff. Healthcare workers experience extremely high rates of injury.  In fact, certain positions, such as nurses, actually have higher injury rates than high-risk industries such as commercial logging and mining.  For healthcare workers in assisted living facilities, repetitive stress injuries are the most common type of Read More

How Businesses Can Promote Incident and Near-Miss Reporting

Encourage your employees to report safety issues in the workplace. Part of maintaining a safe workplace is understanding the risks that your employees face.  However, even if you conduct regular workplace inspections and equipment checks, it can be difficult for employers to identify risks before they become full-blown issues.  This is why it’s so important Read More