Category: Work Comp


  • Simple Steps to a Safe Workplace

    A Business Insurance and Risk Update Employers are responsible for providing a safe work environment for their employees.  Here is an unbelievable fact from the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA).  Before OSHA was created 43 years ago, an estimated 14,000 workers were killed on the job every year.  Today, workplaces are much safer and […]

    January 11, 2020

  • Why It Is Important to Have Us Review Your Lease Agreements

    Why It Is Important to Have Us Review Your Lease Agreements A Business Insurance Update Most businesses enter into lease agreements from time to time. These agreements might involve equipment, buildings or other products and or services.  Every lease agreement has insurance provisions.  Your commercial insurance may or may not respond to the lease requirement, […]

    December 11, 2019

  • Armstrong Insurance The Commercial Insurance Professionals

    Armstrong Insurance The Commercial Insurance Professionals We live in world where lawsuits are common. Private firms are no longer immune from litigation from employees, competitors and even the government.  Management or professional liability insurance is not just good business; it is as necessary as heat and lighting for your office. Statutes, federal and state laws […]

    October 8, 2019

  • Competitive Contractors Insurance

    Competitive Contractors Insurance ­­­­­­Contractors insurance provides insurance and risk services to the construction industry. Insurance can play an important role in “on time and on budget projects”.  If your insurance coverage is not written correctly, your business may not financially survive a loss.  Your success depends on proper planning, whether you’re estimating a project, hiring […]

    June 25, 2019

  • Workers’ Compensation Best Practices

    As a business owner, you go to great lengths to provide a safe working environment for your employees. But when dealing with humans, accidents can happen and Workers’ Compensation Insurance can help. Workers Compensation Insurance should be an important part of your risk management program. What is Workers’ Compensation? Workers’ compensation insurance is insurance that […]

    March 22, 2019

  • 2019 Business Predictions

    A Business Insurance Update 2019 is set to be a very good year for businesses.  We can count on many business-friendly policies and administrative rules that will help companies prosper. In addition, many communities are promoting the support of local businesses.  With the economy still strong, more people are buying goods and services. One of […]

    March 19, 2019

  • Reduce Your Work Comp Costs

    As a supervisor, you play an important role in an ill or injured employee’s recovery and return to work. When an employee has the opportunity to return to work you can often help speed recovery by providing certain accommodations.  Your organization and employee can both benefit from “transitional” duties such as modified work, alternative work […]

    August 12, 2018

  • How to Prepare My Business for an OSHA Audit

    OSHA audits are not usually something for which you advanced warning.  Often, an OSHA inspector simply shows up at your firm to conduct an inspection.  However, there are a number of things you can do to reduce your stress and to ensure that your audit goes smoothly.  It is always best to think about how […]

    August 7, 2017

  • Workers’ Compensation Tips From Top Risk Managers

    Some of the nation’s top risk managers often share their secrets with the world through published articles and on social media. We have been tracking these tips over the past year and thought we might share a few of them with you. Trip and fall injuries from Disney – With the millions of people and […]

    April 28, 2017

  • Fraud in Workers’ Comp

    One of the best ways for businesses to control their workers’ compensation costs is to control the frequency of all insurance claims. There are legitimate claims however; unfortunately, there are also fraudulent claims. In addition to a well-planned safety program, your business should also address a zero tolerance for fraud as standard policy. The following […]

    May 18, 2016