Understanding Florida Workers’ Comp Classification Codes

Understanding Florida Workers’ Comp Classification Codes

Did you know that the average cost of workers’ compensation insurance in Florida is $1.27 per $100 in wages? In Florida, workers’ comp insurance is mandatory, and the rates vary a great deal depending on your industry. The National Council on...
Is There Workers Comp for Independent Contractors?

Is There Workers Comp for Independent Contractors?

It’s the law in every single state that we all know well: workers’ compensation. In total, it adds up to 1.3 percent of your labor costs. But while it’s clear that everyone who works directly for you should be covered, when it comes to independent, 1099...
Workmans Comp Coverage Requirements For Florida Industries

Workmans Comp Coverage Requirements For Florida Industries

In the seven seconds that it will take you to read this sentence, someone is likely facing an injury on the job. People are injured at work at an astounding rate across all industries and in all states. That’s why it’s always better to be...
Understanding Workplace Violence and Who is Most Vulnerable

Understanding Workplace Violence and Who is Most Vulnerable

Every year more than 2 million Americans are affected by workplace violence. In 2017, there were at least 458 fatalities and 18,400 workplace violence injuries. The level of workplace violence is said to be much higher than what is published considering that some...