Effective Steps That Healthcare Agencies Can Take to Keep Their Employees Happy

Healthcare workers face many risks at work, including workplace injuries, hazardous exposure to synthetic compounds and dangerous drugs, back injuries, latex hypersensitivity, as well as stress. It is essential to prioritize workplace safety to protect your employees and financial assets. Here are some crucial steps that healthcare agencies should take to ensure employee safety: Hire Read More

Last-Mile Delivery: Best Practices for an Effective Strategy

With the rise of eCommerce and Information Technology (IT) in recent years, logistics companies are expected to deliver packages within days. Several logistics companies have realized this and are even offering same-day deliveries. One aspect in common between these companies is that they implement best practices through a robust and strengthened last-mile delivery infrastructure. Last-mile Read More

Does Workers’ Compensation Cover Coronavirus Claims?

Can employees file workers’ compensation claims if they come down with coronavirus? With several U.S. states on lockdown due to the outbreak of COVID-19, or coronavirus, many employers are wondering if they are required to cover their employees if they develop the highly-contagious disease.  Here are some of the guidelines experts are referencing to determine Read More

Understanding USL&H Coverage

What is United States Longshore & Harbor (USL&H) workers’ compensation? While most businesses are familiar with standard workers’ compensation insurance, there are actually other, more specialized types of coverage that certain industries are required to carry.  For instance, businesses that operate near the water may need USL&H workers’ compensation insurance. What is USL&H Coverage? USL&H Read More

How Staffing Agencies Can Save on Workers’ Compensation Costs

Steps that staffing agencies can take to save on workers’ compensation coverage. Because temporary staffing agencies have such a unique employment model, they require specialized attention when it comes to their workers’ compensation insurance.  However, with ongoing maintenance of employee information and careful work placements, it’s possible to maximize the coverage offered by workers’ compensation Read More

Understanding Workers Compensation Insurance for Home Healthcare

Why the home healthcare industry needs the right workers’ compensation solutions. In the last few years, the home healthcare industry has exploded.  Unfortunately, rapid growth comes with serious downsides.  One major issue that the home healthcare industry is dealing with is high rates of work-related injuries and illness.  This is why agencies need to protect Read More

Four Ways to Protect Delivery Drivers

Four delivery driver safety tips. Whether delivery drivers are responsible for delivering food, flowers, or packages, they are exposed to certain risks.  It’s important for employers to be proactive about their safety.  Here are some of the safety protocols and precautions that can be implemented to protect delivery drivers. Vehicle Inspections Before beginning their scheduled Read More