Svendsen Insurance Agency Blog: workers compensation
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Friday, September 1, 2017Now that medical marijuana is legal in 29 states, and legal recreationally in 8 states, employers are facing many questions on it's impact in the workplace and how it may affect workers compensation coverage. The National Council on Compensation Insurance has sounded on the issue in a thought provoking article. READ MORE >>
Friday, March 17, 2017A recent article was written by Sarah Coli, JD, member of the Government Affairs Counsel with PIA (Professional Insurance Agents). She discussed a relevant topic many of us can relate too – independent contractors. Hiring independent contractors instead of employees is a method of saving money, especially on workers’ compensation insurance. READ MORE >>
Friday, February 24, 2017Workers Compensation (WC) Insurance in Connecticut Workers compensation (WC) is designed to compensate workers whose injuries arise out of and in the course of employment. The employer’s Obligations are as follows: Provide a safe workplace Provide safe tools Provide qualified fellow workers READ MORE >>
Tuesday, July 12, 2016Workers Compensation Audits Audits are a necessary part of your insurance duties. Along with coverage, comes the responsibility to the company and to your employees to report the correct numbers to the company. They are there to make sure all of your employees are covered and accounted for in the event of a loss. READ MORE >>