Contractors sign up for Workers’ Compensation insurance to protect employees who are hurt on the job. Although most claims are legitimate, workers compensation fraud is common. Bogus claims can add up to big losses for not only insurance carriers but employers, too. Read more
Whether it’s lost property or a fallen worker, contractors know all too well that accidents are unfortunately part of the job. But, that doesn’t mean that a slip and fall has to bankrupt your business. You can easily minimize the financial impact of accidents with comprehensive insurance coverage. Read more
If you own or are looking to own a painting company, you will need to get the right insurance to protect your assets. When you’re on the job, you have to look out for paint spills, property damage and slips. You’ll need to get the best coverage so you can breathe easy knowing you will be taken care of in the event of an emergency. Here are all the different painters insurance policies that you may need.
Certain industries have a greater exposure to various risks and perils depending on the nature of the job. For example, construction workers specifically face many hazards due to intensive manual labor and operating heavy equipment and machinery. Aside from these obvious dangers that come to mind, musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) are an unexpected and common work related injury. Below you will find MSDs fleshed out, explained, and remedied. Read more
You encounter many dangers on the construction site that could result in an injury. You can’t do your job when you’re injured, but you still have bills to pay, so workers comp insurance and disability insurance offer coverage to keep you afloat. These two insurance options have a similar end goal, which is to provide compensation when you are unable to work due to injury or illness, but they vary in the details. Read more