Insurance Agents Expand Business with Longshore Workers Comp

The Longshore Workers Comp or USL&H coverage is one of the policies many insurance agents suggest to clients that operate near or on bodies of water. Here is everything you need to know about Longshore Workers’ Comp. Who Qualifies for the Policy? If a client works near or on navigable waters such as lakes, oceans, Read More

Improving Staff Retention in Nursing Homes

The healthcare sector is certainly amidst the most difficult times due to the pandemic. Staff retention is one of the most common problems faced by healthcare facilities. It is further magnified with some factors prevalent throughout the healthcare industry. Below are some of the common issues impacting employee retention in today’s environment: Understaffing which leads Read More

Temp Staffing Workers’ Comp Success Story

PMC StaffPRO3 All markets declined due to the pandemic, however PMC goes the extra mile to qualify the submission — Wins the deal! Client:  Medical temp. staffing firm that places nurses in nursing homes Success Story: Initially all carriers declined requests due to the nursing home exposure. One of our carriers is currently considering medical temp Read More

4 Things to Know When Reopening Your Business

The global health outbreak may continue for a while, so the government has allowed selective industries to function by preparing their workplaces for COVID-19. If you are reopening your business during the pandemic, here are some things to consider: How a COVID-19 Outbreak Can Affect Workplaces Commerce Pattern Changes: The demand for personal protection equipment Read More

A Transformational Leader’s Guide to Success

Mindset is the most integral attitude required to achieve success. Having the right mindset can help guide leaders in a number of ways including implementing a business transformation, finding a new realm of possibilities when times are tough, and/or rallying employees around a vision and business plan. One challenge many leaders struggle with is striking Read More

Tips for Growing A Business Post Pandemic

The global health outbreak has impacted businesses across the world. While some companies have closed, others are assessing, planning, innovating and in some cases reinventing themselves to best position themselves for long-term success. Here are some business growth tips to help businesses grow post-pandemic. Assess How the Pandemic Has Affected Your Business The initial step Read More

Top 10 OSHA Violations That May Cost You More

Due to non-compliance to safety standards and lack of training, accidents often occur in the workplace. OSHA is a government organization that ensures safe and healthy working conditions in workplaces. Here are the top 10 OSHA violations that may result in huge penalties. 1. Fall Protection Casualties from slipping and falling are one of the Read More

How Does the Classification of Truck Drivers Determine Workers’ Compensation Rights?

It is a common practice for trucking companies to misclassify truck drivers as independent contractors. This makes it difficult for them to claim workers’ comp benefits, and they have to pay for their social security and Medicare taxes. Categorizing the truck drivers as a ‘non- employee’ saves the trucking company from taking responsibility for the Read More