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PEO Risk Management & Insurance Issues

by Frank Huang | November 23, 2021 Originally published in PEO Insider (November 2021). Reproduced with permission of the National Association of Professional Employer Organizations. At the end of 2020, management consulting firm McKinsey & Company surveyed 899 C-suite executives about the impacts of the pandemic on business operations. One of their conclusions was that … Continue reading PEO Risk Management & Insurance Issues »

Insight Into PEO Vulnerability via Stress Testing

by Frank Huang and Rob Comeau | August 4, 2021 Originally published in PEO Insider (August 2021). Reproduced with permission of the National Association of Professional Employer Organizations. Stress testing is intense and thorough testing to determine the stability of an organization, its systems, and its critical infrastructure. Stress testing can be done deliberately by … Continue reading Insight Into PEO Vulnerability via Stress Testing »

Workers’ Compensation Risk Issues Facing PEO Investors

by Frank Huang | August 4, 2021 The substance of our M&A advisory support to clients can vary greatly due to the varied nature of each deal. However, there are general similarities in form, especially as it relates to workers’ compensation (WC) programs. Two areas that are a common refrain in transactions involve unpaid liabilities … Continue reading Workers’ Compensation Risk Issues Facing PEO Investors »

COVID-19s Impact on Worker’s Compensation Costs and What PEOs Can Do

by Frank Huang | May 15, 2020 Originally published in PEO Insider (May 2020) Reproduced with permission of the National Association of Professional Employer Organizations As the novel coronavirus continues to change the way we live and work, uncertainty continues to grow for PEOs providing workers’ compensation (WC) coverage. To understand how PEOs can move … Continue reading COVID-19s Impact on Worker’s Compensation Costs and What PEOs Can Do »

Business Interruption Insurance 101 (The Short Version)

By Ben Conrad & Allen Fricks | April 9, 2020 With all the businesses that are reducing hours or even closing, business interruption insurance is the new hot topic everywhere.  Business interruption insurance, a.k.a. business income insurance, provides protection for loss of a business’s income due to a covered peril for a certain time period. … Continue reading Business Interruption Insurance 101 (The Short Version) »

Insuring the Changing Economic Times

by Ben Conrad | April 2, 2020 Business as we know it has been changed as a result of the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. Tried and true supply chains are being subjected to unprecedented disruption. Productivity is being challenged due to the workforce transitioning to working remotely, or being completely disrupted through business shutdowns. Fundamental processes … Continue reading Insuring the Changing Economic Times »