01.25.2023

Worker’s Compensation Guaranteed Cost Alternatives

By Meaghan Tyndale-Williams, Risk Advisor  For most large businesses, workers’ compensation is their most expensive insurance coverage. A guaranteed cost program—which is the traditional route—sets the annual premium at the beginning of each policy year....

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01.05.2023

Liquor Liability What to Know Before You Pour

By Robin Manougian, CIRMS, Account Executive  Gatherings especially following many months of COVID-led cancellations and restrictive protocols—are bringing us back together again. Barbecues, holiday parties, and other social events are once again fostering the “community”...

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12.14.2022

THE HARD TRUTH When Mother Nature Strikes Your Insurance Carriers’ Bottom Line

2022 is yet another year that has been shaped by the destruction of natural disasters — what were once outlier weather events have become the new norm. To top that off, it’s been another year...

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12.07.2022

Are You Prepared for your Insurance Renewal?

It’s time to renew with your insurance carrier. Before making the final commitment, you should consider a number of factors. Unfortunately, in these risky times—pandemics, war, cyberattacks, supply chain issues—organizations must seek out proactive risk...

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11.16.2022

Nurse Triage Program is a Big Win for Everyone

By Meaghan Tyndale-Williams, Risk Advisor  Protecting the health and well-being of your employees should be a top priority for every company; however, no business is injury-proof. Organizations of every size have to deal with multiple...

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11.02.2022

Workplace Safety & The New Normal

By Eric Wokas, Senior Risk Engineer   According to a recent study from the Society for Human Resource Management, nearly 90% of businesses are having difficulty filling open positions. Reasons vary; however, there are many...

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10.17.2022

New Jersey Pre-Tax Commuter Benefit Requirement

By Barry Fields, Partner, Employee Benefits    Effective March 1, 2020, a New Jersey law required employers with 20 or more employees to establish pre-tax transportation fringe benefit programs for their employees. New Jersey was...

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10.07.2022

How the Pandemic Has Changed the Overall Insurance Industry Landscape

By Gwen Luu, Partner There have been some major changes to the insurance industry landscape since the COVID-19 pandemic. First and foremost, there’s been a shift in customer service and how brokers facilitate business. This...

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09.20.2022

Take a Data-Driven Approach for an Effective Benefits Program

As a business leader, it’s not uncommon to rely on intuition or gut instinct when making important business decisions. Unfortunately, this isn’t the most reliable way to run your business. In fact, it can be...

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09.07.2022

What You Need to Know about Jackware and Coverage

Though similar to ransomware, jackware could be multiple times more dangerous. Cybersecurity experts say this new type of malware hijacks physical devices that are core to modern living. We at JGS want you to be...

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08.22.2022

When Do You Need Workers Compensation Insurance?

When Do You Need Workers Compensation Insurance?   If you don’t have workers’ compensation insurance when you should, your business is at risk. You  face significant penalties or fines. On the flip side, if you...

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08.11.2022

Types And Benefits Of Construction Insurance

Types and Benefits of Construction Insurance If you build it, they will come—but so will pricey liabilities if you forgo the necessary protections. Although an industry of innovation, growth, and creation, the things that can...

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