Top Workers’ Comp Issues

Executives in the workers’ compensation have been surveyed by NCCI over the past ten years in an effort to better understands the needs and issues facing the industry.

The top 5 problems have been released and summarized by NCCI. Read the full article HERE.

You can connect with an expert at Sihle Insurance Group to discuss any issues you may face in your business with workers’ comp by clicking here.

Man Makes Full Recovery After Being Taken Off Life Support

This incredible story comes after a man was found unresponsive at his home. He was rushed to the hospital where he had minimal brain activity. The family made the decision to take him off life support, only to find him responsive and fully aware the next morning.

Watch the entire story below:

This is an intense reminder of how precious so many moments in life can be. Click here to speak with one of our experts on how you can protect your loved ones.

The Cost of Flu Season

The Cost of Flu Season

That coworker you buddy up to and take turns sharing jokes with might be the one person to get you sick this flu season.

According to a survey from Walgreens, 40% of people admitted to going to work while sick with the flu. Ten percent admitted to going to social gatherings. With flu season on the rise, it is quickly becoming costly not only to employees, but also businesses.

As we see increased cases of the flu across Central Florida, the CDC has a county-by-county breakdown of the cases this season. Click here for the full map.

While it can be costly for individuals, it also costs employers across the country billions of dollars in lost productivity. During the 2017 flu season, businesses lost close to $9 Billion in productivity. The experts with UBA have tips and tricks to keep your employees healthy, and keep your business productivity high during flu season.

Why Cyber?

Why Cyber?

You’re busy running a business, looking after your customers and employees, all while balancing community involvement, marketing, and more. Then you hear about a business your size being hit by hackers.

Ransomware can wreak havoc on your business. The financial costs can add up quickly, and so can the damage to your reputation as a secure business. The best way to protect yourself and your company is to transfer the risk of being hit with a cyber attack.

Our partners at Evolve MGA have put together the Top Ten Reasons You Need Cyber Insurance:

Why Cyber <<<< Click here

Top Travel Claims of the Year

Top Travel Claims of the Year

Cabin confinement? Attacked by a squirrel? Bitten by a turtle? These are just a few of the most bizarre claims made on travel insurance from 2018.

Southern Cross Travel Insurance detailed the list here.

Just a few of our personal favorites from the list:

Other strange claims included, a customer who was bitten by a rattlesnake in the US, racking up a large medical bill for anti-venom and a long hospital stay worth $272,000.

While on the road in Europe, another customer hit a deer, severely damaging the rental car and claiming $1500 in insurance.

Another unlucky traveller required an electric wheelchair in the Pacific after injuring themselves.