Don’t Forget Sexual Harassment Prevention Training

Posted on: January 24th, 2023 by Leaders' Choice Staff No Comments

While overall sexual harassment complaints have ebbed since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic and have fallen below their post-#MeToo movement highs, jury awards continue rising. Employers who receive a complaint about workplace sexual harassment need to take immediate steps to investigate the matter and take remedial action when warranted. But the best way to […]

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Growing Risks of Benefits, Payroll Platforms

Posted on: January 17th, 2023 by Leaders' Choice Staff No Comments

There is a growing threat to companies that use online services to administer their employee benefits and payroll as cyber criminals increasingly exploit these cloud service platforms. The results of a hacker gaining access to the company’s payroll systems, sloshing with cash, as well as employees’ personally identifiable information can be devastating both to the […]

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Labor Crunch Increases Construction Risks, Liabilities

Posted on: January 12th, 2023 by Leaders' Choice Staff No Comments

The ongoing labor shortage affecting the construction industry is leading to increasing exposure for contractors due to a number of risks. Working short-staffed or with employees new to construction can lead to increased workplace injuries, which in turn can result in higher workers’ compensation premiums. It can also result in shoddy work that needs to […]

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2022: The Wild Year of Natural Catastrophes

Posted on: January 5th, 2023 by Leaders' Choice Staff No Comments

The year 2022 was one of the most tumultuous climate disaster years in history, a year when we saw the massively destructive Hurricane Ian, an unprecedent number of tornadoes, growing wildfires in the West and a “bomb cyclone” in late December. And the increasing number of natural disasters is not just a U.S. phenomenon. It’s […]

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