Author: Gilbert's Risk Solutions

Misclassifying employees as independent contractors to reduce your workers' compensation insurance costs may seem like a good idea, but it's not. It can spell disaster. Here's why you want to ensure that your company reports classifications accurately, every time. Increased State Fines Pennsylvania passed the Construction Workplace...

Generally, workers’ compensation benefits do not cover injuries unless they happen “in the course and scope of employment.” Consequently, workers’ compensation insurance doesn’t normally cover an employee while they commute to and from work. However, several exceptions exist and in a few recent cases they’ve...