Author: Gilbert's Risk Solutions

Any operation which involves high temperatures, radiant heat, contact with hot objects, and strenuous activity can cause heat stress. Unfortunately, thousands of workers become ill, or die, from work-related heat exposure annually. Luckily, heat stress is preventable. By implementing proper measures, educating supervisors and employees, and...

Simply put, workers’ compensation insurance provides wage replacement and medical benefits to employees. Occupational Accident Insurance provides similar coverage, but for independent contractors and employees not covered under a workers’ comp program. The insurance coverage you need depends on your workforce, the risk you’re willing to...