The Importance of Mental Wellness in the Trucking Industry – Strategies for Truck Drivers

Safety is an indispensable cornerstone in the trucking industry. Ensuring the safety of drivers isn’t solely about physical precautions; it also involves fostering positive mental wellness. Understanding and prioritizing the importance of mental health among truck drivers and offering actionable strategies can enhance their overall safety.  “Truck drivers are the backbone of America. They sacrifice Read More

PMC Workers’ Compensation Transportation Broker Janet Elliott Named Top Specialist Wholesale Broker 2023

PMC Insurance Group, a division of One80 Intermediaries, and its team members have been acknowledged and honored for six years in a row by Insurance Business for their Workers’ Compensation expertise, and this year is no different. Janet Elliott CIC, PMC Transportation Workers’ Compensation Broker and Trucking Specialist, has been recognized as a 2023 Top Read More

Trucking Industry Issues Continue

Challenges Create New Opportunities for Insurance Agents The trucking industry has been faced with a number of issues over the last few years including a global pandemic, rising fuel costs, driver shortages, recession fears, increased costs, and the AB5 law which may change the way we look at Independent Contractors. Some of these challenges along Read More

PMC Welcomes Janet Elliott to Transportation Workers’ Compensation Practice

PMC Insurance Group, a division of One80 Intermediaries, is excited to announce the Janet Elliot has joined the PMC Transportation practice, delivering Workers’ Compensation solutions through our industry-specific Transportation program. Janet brings more than 30 years of experience in Workers’ Compensation underwriting, management, premium auditing, and marketing. She specializes in placing Workers’ Compensation and Occupational Read More

Workers’ Comp Costs for Trucking and Transportation Companies

When it comes to Workers’ Comp costs, trucking and transportation companies can benefit greatly by understanding some of the key criteria that premium is based on. Due to the nature of the work, work-related injuries, illnesses, and fatalities are prevalent in the trucking and transportation industry. Therefore, most states require businesses in this industry to Read More