Wednesday, January 25, 2017
The Illinois Department of Insurance has a newly redesigned
Workers' Compensation Fraud Web Site. They provide complete
complaint checklists in order to report someone you suspect
carrying out Work...
Monday, January 16, 2017
The Illinois Workers Compensation Reform Bill of 2011 allowed for
the denial of benefits when intoxication was the primary cause of
an employee injury. Our office recently had the first case
Wednesday, January 4, 2017
When it comes to hiring an employee vs. contractor, which is the
best way to go? The answer can be tricky. There are benefits to
hiring both types of workers, but there are some legal risks as
Monday, January 2, 2017
We would like to introduce you to Quality Pasta Company's newest
product in their line of pastas, Muscle Mac™ Mac & Cheese with
more than twice the protein per serving than any other national
Sunday, January 1, 2017
According to a recent study, more than half of all claims filed for
employment-related liabilities are against employers with fewer
than 50 employees. Alarmingly, the study also reveals that not...
Thursday, December 8, 2016
Three workers were injured on the job. Although the injuries were
not life threatening, the first worker immediately rushed to the
emergency room for treatment. The second worker visited his...
Wednesday, December 7, 2016
Count to 15. That’s how much time a worker who
suffers a chemical burn to the eyes has to locate an eyewash
station. The first 10 to 15 seconds after exposure to corrosive
Tuesday, December 6, 2016
As you know, many contractors in fields such as landscaping and
road work also provide winter services (such as snow removal) to
supplement their off-season income. If you’re considering this
Saturday, December 3, 2016
Employees of Mphasis Corporation in New York City enjoy a few
unusual benefits. If a manager is particularly impressed with a
team member’s performance, they may give out a voucher good for a
Friday, December 2, 2016
All of us at Zeiler Insurance Services, Inc. would like to wish you
a magical holiday season! Our offices will be closed on: Monday,
December 26th and Monday, January 2nd. Should there be an...
Tuesday, November 29, 2016
Dashboard cameras have become increasingly popular with police
departments, and now they are also being installed in commercial
fleets because of their numerous benefits. The main reason
Monday, November 28, 2016
We would like to congratulate BrightLeaf Homes on their very
large accomplishment of being named a two-time Department
of Energy Housing Innovation Award Winner for 2015 and 2016!
Their newest high...
Wednesday, November 2, 2016
Small businesses are the backbone of every community. We proudly
support Small Business Saturday®, a day dedicated to helping
support the small businesses that create jobs, boost the economy
Tuesday, November 1, 2016
Meet the new boss. She's half your age, listens to podcasts about
closed down video stores on her way to work and says "woke" without
referring to her alarm clock. She's a Millennial manager, and...
Monday, October 31, 2016
In the construction of commercial and recreational
structures/complexes, the installation of flat roofing offers
several distinct advantages over the traditional pitched/sloped
roofs of residential...
Friday, October 14, 2016
SEND US A PICTURE OF YOUR FAVORITE GOBLIN! We are having
our 4th Annual Halloween costume contest for kids. Winning
goblin will receive a $250 donation in their name to Advocate
Children’s Hospital ...
Thursday, August 11, 2016
Get the coverage you need to protect your home-based business. If
you run a business out of your home, you need to ask yourself a few
very important questions: Do customers or clients come to...
Thursday, August 11, 2016
Imagine it’s Friday night, just two days away for your company’s
new product launch. You’re almost there, but there’s still a lot of
work to be done with no budget left. Good thing your team...
Wednesday, August 10, 2016
HARTFORD, Conn.--Four out of 10 small businesses are likely to
experience a property or general liability claim in the next 10
years, according to an analysis of The Hartford’s small