Barrow Logo - Transparent -Film & Television

 

    Blog

    PEOs:  When Should You Explore Workers' Compensation Options?

    By Barrow Group Staff / February 17, 2021
    IS IT TIME TO CHANGE?...
    Read More

    Topics: PEO, risk management, workers compensation, napeo, Bob-Barrow

    The Risk of Cold Stress at work

    By Barrow Group Staff / January 15, 2021
    Workers who are required to work outdoors in cold environments for an extended period of time may be at risk for cold stress. Weather extremes, such as high winds, cold temperatures, ice, snow, sleet and freezing rain, present potential hazards to workers. Specifically, cold ...
    Read More

    Topics: workers compensation, Working-Outdoors-Winter, Hypothermia, Frostbite, Working-in-Cold-Weather

    Worker's compensation trends to watch in 2021

    By Barrow Group Staff / January 04, 2021
    ...
    Read More

    Topics: temporary staffing, staffing, PEO, workers compensation, human resources, Labor-Trends-2021

    Safety Matters:  Sleep apnea awareness

    By Barrow Group Staff / September 29, 2020
    According to a recent study sponsored by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), nearly 30% of commercial truck drivers experience mild to severe sleep apnea. Despite how common this condition is in the trucking industry, it comes with serious safety ...
    Read More

    Topics: risk management, workers compensation, staffing industry, sleep-apna

    promote awareness of safety standards to prevent falls in construction

    By Barrow Group Staff / September 14, 2020
    ...
    Read More

    Topics: workers compensation, workplace safety, Staffing-Week, staffing industry, Falls-In-Construction, National-Safety-Week

    Identify Potential Health and Safety Failings Through Mock Investigation

    By Barrow Group Staff / August 27, 2020
    When workplace health and safety incidents happen, it’s important to respond appropriately—that’s where incident investigations can help. Conducting an investigation allows employers to identify potential health and safety failings that led to the incident and make necessary ...
    Read More

    Topics: risk management, workers compensation, workplace safety, OSHA, Incident-Investigations

    temporary staffing agencies must consider their worker's credentials and their client's risks

    By Barrow Group Staff / August 26, 2020
    ...
    Read More

    Topics: temporary staffing, risk management, workers compensation, workplace safety, Employee Screening

    Tips for Preventing Sprains & Strains at Work

    By Barrow Group Staff / July 23, 2020
    Sprains and strains are common injuries for employees across industry lines. Sprains result from stretches or tears to a ligament (tissue that connects multiple bones at a joint), while strains are caused by stretches or tears to a muscle or tendon (tissue that connects muscle ...
    Read More

    Topics: risk management, workers compensation, workplace safety, OSHA

    guidelines for resuming work in film and television

    By Barrow Group Staff / July 21, 2020
    The Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers has issued a white paper meant to provide information on resuming work in the motion picture and television industry.  The appointed "task force" submitted the following guidelines for resuming business in an environment ...
    Read More

    Topics: risk management, workers compensation, workplace safety, OSHA, entertainment, COVID-19, Film, TV and Entertainment

    State-by-State covid-19 guide for film producers

    By Barrow Group Staff / July 17, 2020
    As film production ramps up in the wake of  COVID-19, rules meant to protect the health of cast and crew differ depending on the state where business is done.  The following link provides a state-by-state list of all available Covid-19 production guidelines. Obviously, ...
    Read More

    Topics: risk management, workers compensation, compliance, OSHA, special events, entertainment, COVID-19, Film, TV and Entertainment

    Recent Posts

    Topics

    See all