Workers’ Comp

Cost of workers' compensation claims are on the rise

Cost of Workers’ Compensation Claims are on the Rise

The workers’ compensation sector of the commercial insurance industry is generally a stable and profitable segment. However, Tennessee workers’ compensation costs of claims have been increasing, with concerns over severity on the rise. While the frequency of claims has declined, several factors contribute to increasing claim expenses. These increases in the cost of workers’ compensation …

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Protecting Construction Workers in the Summer

As summertime approaches, it’s important to ensure your employees will be properly protected at the construction site. After all, summer is often the hottest season of the year, typically accompanied by surging temperatures and increased humidity levels. Such weather conditions can greatly increase the risk of your employees experiencing numerous complications on the job—especially heat-related …

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What Workers’ Compensation Covers

Workers’ compensation insurance is important to have to protect your business. Therefore, it’s important to know exactly what workers’ compensation covers. If you are a contractor or business owner in the Tri-Cities, it is very important for you to understand how workers’ compensation works and how your employees are covered. Workers’ comp basically covers four …

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5 Tips for Your Workers’ Compensation Audit

Workers’ compensation audits are the bane of most business-owners’ existence. Everyone hates them. A workers’ compensation audit is the annual review by your insurance company of your business’s payroll and records, which determine your workers’ comp premiums. Usually, a workers’ compensation audit is a relatively straight-forward process without too many complications, but it can always …

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