News and Information

Employer Responsibilities in Winter Weather

Winter Weather

- Snow days were a highlight of winter when many of us were children, but now winter weather presents a host of difficulties for employers. There are safety concerns, OSHA regulations to comply with, potential liability risks, attendance confusion and pay-related … continue reading >

Limiting Social Host Liquor Liability

- A bartender is legally liable for serving alcohol to a patron who becomes intoxicated and then injures a third party. Does a business face a similar exposure when it hosts a social event where alcohol is served, such as an … continue reading >

Planning for the Flu Season

- Many employers may not realize the impact that the flu season can have on their company. If a major influenza outbreak hits your community, you may face highly elevated employee absenteeism rates, which could lead to business interruption and lost … continue reading >

Paying PCORI Fees – Corrections and Amendments

- The Affordable Care Act (ACA) imposes fees to fund comparative effectiveness research on health insurance issuers and self-funded plan sponsors. These fees are widely known as Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute fees (PCORI fees), although they may also be called PCOR … continue reading >

Horst Insurance eReview System

- Over the past several months, Horst Insurance has started deploying a web based software application to our personal insurance clients, known as the eReview system. The eReview system, managed by our Business Development Associate, Debbie Amway, is part of our … continue reading >

Final Rule Released on ACA Waiting and Orientation Periods

This article is only available to registered users. Log in or register a free account to read more.

1 2 3 7