4 Steps to the Modified Duty Process

Posted on March 31, 2022March 31, 2022Categories Tips & Tricks

When a worker is injured and needs accommodation in order to stay employed with the company, the employer must create a modified duty for him or her. Here are four steps to the modified duty process. Develop a Plan The employer should determine what is light-duty work. Determine what tasks the employee is required to perform and consider the medical restrictions that can affect these tasks. Discover what training will be needed for these light-duty tasks, especially safety training. Plan this … Continue reading “4 Steps to the Modified Duty Process”

How Dog Bite Insurance Can Protect You

Posted on March 24, 2022March 24, 2022Categories Tips & Tricks

Dogs are a part of many families today, but owning a dog is a huge responsibility particularly when it comes to potential liability. Your best friend can injure a visitor in many ways including knocking someone over in addition to biting. A stranger may be hurt while you’re out on a walk. Homeowners’ and renters’ insurance may offer some protection for these instances. However, your liability limits may be lower for an injury caused by a pet. Also, today some … Continue reading “How Dog Bite Insurance Can Protect You”

Why It’s Important To Have Short Term ATV Insurance

Posted on March 10, 2022March 10, 2022Categories Insurance

There are many reasons why you may want to consider short term ATV insurance before heading out on your next off-roading adventure in your all terrain vehicle. Aside from being a legal requirement in many areas, insurance also offers peace of mind that allows you to enjoy your ride without worry. It May Be the Law In many areas, you are legally required to have ATV insurance once you drive your off-road vehicle off your own property or onto state … Continue reading “Why It’s Important To Have Short Term ATV Insurance”

Improving an Insurance Agency Website

Posted on March 7, 2022March 7, 2022Categories Insurance

Your insurance agency has to maintain a web presence to communicate with potential and current customers. However, a lackluster website may do more harm than good. Ask yourself whether your agency’s site is pulling its weight. Is Your Site Designed Around Customer Needs? At its core, a good website is a useful website. Is your site focused simply on what you want to say, rather than what your potential customers really want to know? Imagine yourself as someone shopping for … Continue reading “Improving an Insurance Agency Website”

Permits and Insurance No Longer a Hassle

Posted on March 2, 2022March 2, 2022Categories Tips & Tricks

If you’re just getting into the world of commercial shipping or trucking, or even if you’ve been at it for a while, you’ll eventually understand that government and DOT compliance is the number one most important rule for business. The rules of the road and the hours an operator may legally drive per week are all CDL-related things that are hard enough to figure out. However, the real challenge is the commercial vehicle licensing, document filings, insurances and fuel tax … Continue reading “Permits and Insurance No Longer a Hassle”