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Understanding Catastrophic Event Property Deductibles

Published by Jennifer Walker on Sep 19, 2018

A catastrophic event property deductible (“CAT deductible”) differs from a traditional property insurance deductible. CAT deductibles are a significantly higher out-of-pocket expense to the policyholder and apply to specific perils (e.g. named storm, hurricane, flood and earthquake) rather than to all perils. The appearance of CAT deductibles emerged as a… Read More

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NCCI Audit Non-Compliance Charges: A Reminder

Published by By Shannon Holt, Workers’ Compensation Practice Leader on Jun 27, 2017

On behalf of the entire team at Alliance Insurance Group, we wanted to remind employers about the Audit Non-Compliance Charge. In this notice, our Workers' Compensaton Practice Leader, Shannon Holt, provides details about the Audit Non-Compliance Charge. If you have any questions about Workers’ Compensation claims or procedures, are concerned about… Read More

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AssuredPartners Hires Carl Swan as Alliance Insurance Group President

Published by AssuredPartners Agency, Alliance Insurance Group on Jun 23, 2017

We are excited to announce the return of Carl Swan to the Alliance Insurance Group Team! Carl previously served as Alliance Insurance Group's Vice President from 2011 to 2015. Returning to our team as Agency President, Carl brings with him a wealth of knowledge in the senior living industry. If… Read More

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Too Much, Too Fast? An Update on the DOL’s New FLSA Overtime Rule

Published by David Thurber on Mar 29, 2017

The DOL's new FLSA overtime rule, which was set to take effect December 1, 2016, nearly doubled the existing exemption salary threshold. Had the new regulation taken effect, millions of employees in the country would have become exempt from overtime, qualifying for overtime pay under the FLSA. Just weeks before… Read More

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False Claims Act: Supreme Court hears oral arguments

Published by David Thurber on May 12, 2016

The U.S. Supreme Court recently heard oral arguments in a False Claims Act (FCA) case, Universal Health Services v. United States ex rel. Escobar1. The Court is being asked by the government to affirm the validity of their so-called implied false certification theory. This theory, advanced by the department of… Read More

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Obesity: A Protected Class?

Published by David Thurber on May 12, 2016

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) report that more than one-third (34.9 percent or 78.6 million) of American adults are considered obese, which it defines as having a body mass index (BMI) of 30 or higher using a weight to height ratio. Morbid obesity refers to a weight… Read More

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‘Sorry’ seems to be the hardest word…

Published by Mark Holt on Apr 29, 2016

Elton John’s immortal words never rang truer than in our business. The human part of you yearns to apologize but we’ve been conditioned that doing so is tantamount to admitting guilt. That was true, until recently. Now, all but a handful of states have “apology laws”, which allow us to… Read More

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Light Duty

Published by Alliance Insurance Group on Apr 22, 2016

Light duty or transitional work programs are an essential part of any worker’s compensation program. Studies have shown that offering transitional duty can reduce the amount of medical treatment an injured employee requires and can shorten the recovery period. It also keeps them engaged in a company’s culture and sends… Read More

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Complying With ACA Guidlines

Published by Alliance Insurance Group on Apr 04, 2016

With 2016 being the first year for Affordable Care Act (ACA) reporting, it will be important that your business is compliant with reporting guidelines. The following ACA compliance checklist details some key points you should be aware of as you navigate the reporting process. 

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