With the inauguration of president-elect Joe Biden just a week away, employers are already looking ahead to ponder labor and employment law changes. As the coronavirus pandemic continues, it is crucial that employers adequately prepare for possible changes in government policy. After rereading the Democratic Party’s election platform, here are the labor and employment policies that you should consider in the near future.
Small Business Saturday is a vast movement that sees millions of Americans switching their attention away from the big chains and shopping local for a weekend. It’s also something insurance agents can tap into. Use this opportunity to connect with your current customer base and engage with new clients as the festive season begins.
Slips, falls, and accidents are incredibly common during the winter and aren’t necessarily due to negligence. However, if an accident happens on the job, it’s the workplace’s responsibility. That’s something employers want to avoid at all costs, even if they have comprehensive worker’s compensation insurance. If you want to be proactive in helping your clients prevent claims before they happen, please feel free to send them this list of wintertime safety tips for the workplace!
Presuming you’re not an insurance expert, you’re going to want to ask lots of questions of those insurance carriers you contact. Their answers will determine if that insurance carrier can meet your needs and will make a great partner for your business. Here are some of the things you might want to ask…