Category Archives: Business

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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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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OSHA Reporting and Recordkeeping

OSHA Reporting and Recordkeeping The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) requires covered employers to report and record occupational injuries and illnesses. OSHA current reporting and recordkeeping requirements became effective on Jan. 1, 2015. To comply with reporting requirements, employers must report any work-related employee fatality within eight hours, and any inpatient hospitalization, amputation or…
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Cyber Security

Cyber Security Every day, more than 1 million people become victims of cyber crime, according to a study by Symantec, a computer security software company. Businesses, both large and small, are increasingly reliant on the Internet for daily operations, creating attractive and potentially lucrative targets for cyber criminals. With such heavy use of and reliance…
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