Category Archives: Workers Compensation

Implementing an Effective Return to Work Program

Implementing an Effective Return to Work ProgramAs a responsible business owner, you are likely aware of the risks your employees face on a regular basis. As no industry is immune to workers’ compensation risks, a safe working environment, proper training, and effective management are all essential. …

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Budget-Friendly Workplace Safety Training

Budget-Friendly Workplace Safety TrainingFor any small business, safety training is critical. However, the resources for providing such comprehensive training might be harder to come by in a smaller business. Therefore, it’s important to understand how to implement a safety training program on a …

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IL Workers Compensation Costs Rise with Minimum Wage

IL Workers Compensation Costs Rise with Minimum WageAmericans have been no stranger to the issue of raising the minimum wage paid to hourly workers; just this past year the Chicago City Council approved an increase of $13 per hour by 2019, with the Illinois Senate approving a …

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Boosting Workplace Safety Champaign County Restaurants

Boosting Workplace Safety Champaign County Restaurants

If you own or manage a restaurant in Champaign County, you likely understand many of the countless risk and liability exposures your operation faces on a daily basis and how important it is to protect your operations against losses. But …

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Hazardous Substances Faced by Urbana Contractors

Hazardous Substances Faced by Urbana ContractorsUrbana contractors face many unique risk exposures and hazards on the job, from falls and equipment hazards, to weather and other calamities. While most contractors consider the risks of accidental injury, few realize the serious exposures Illinois construction workers face …

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Employee Classification Affects Urbana Business Insurance

Employee Classification Affects Urbana Business InsuranceEmployee misclassification is a growing problem among American businesses. Each year American employers incorrectly classify millions of workers as independent contractors. The IRS considers worker misclassification one of the major causes of the tax gap, evasion and in some cases

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Champaign Workers Compensation Insurance

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What is Workers Compensation Insurance?

Workers compensation insurance provides coverage for employees who are unable to work if they get injured or sick while on the job. It is an essential type of insurance for businesses …

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