Category Archives: Business Insurance

The Benefits of Crime Insurance

The Benefits of Crime Insurance As a leader within your organization, you want to trust your employees and the people you do business with. However, the reality is that no business is immune to the threat of crime and fraud. In fact, the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners estimates that a business can expect to…
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Tax Reform Bill Signed into Law

Tax Reform Bill Signed into Law On Dec. 22, 2017, President Donald Trump signed the tax reform bill, called the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, into law, after it passed both the U.S. Senate and the U.S. House of Representatives. This tax reform bill, drafted based on a tax reform plan that was developed in…
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Serving Alcohol at the Office Holiday Party?

Serving Alcohol at the Office Holiday Party? Limiting Social Host Liquor Liability A bartender is legally liable for serving alcohol to a patron who becomes intoxicated and  when injures a third party. Does a business face a similar exposure when it hosts a social event where alcohol is served, such as an open house or…
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OSHA Delays Electronic Reporting to Dec. 15, 2017

OSHA Delays Electronic Reporting to Dec. 15, 2017 OVERVIEW The Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) electronic reporting rule requires certain establishments to report information electronically from their OSHA Forms 300, 300A and 301. Under the rule, the first electronic reports were due on July 1, 2017. However, on Nov. 24, 2017, OSHA issued a…
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Be Prepared for an OSHA Inspection

Be Prepared for an OSHA Inspection The Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSH Act) requires employers to provide a safe work environment for their workers. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) is responsible for creating workplace safety standards and enforcing compliance with the OSH Act. OSHA enforces compliance with the OSH Act by conducting…
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