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five tips to help prevent eye injuries at work

By Barrow Group Staff / October 19, 2021
  Making the Most of Eye Injury Prevention Month According to Prevent Blindness America, almost 90% of eye injuries could have been prevented by wearing the appropriate eye protection while on the job....
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Topics: staffing, workers compensation, Eye Injuries, Eye Injuries At Work

7 steps to light duty programs

By Barrow Group Staff / October 12, 2021
 By Allen Smith, JD, September 29, 2021...
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Topics: staffing, PEO, workers compensation, Return-To-Work-Program, Light Duty Program

Small Business Tips to Reduce Workers Compensation Premiums

By Barrow Group Staff / September 09, 2021
OSHA does require that every forklift operator be trained and certified to operate the powered industrial truck in the workplace...
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Topics: workers compensation, OSHA, Forklift Training, Hazard Training

Understanding Film Production Insurance

By Barrow Group Staff / June 07, 2021
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Topics: workers compensation, Film-And-Television-Insurance, Errors-And-Omissions-Insurance, Film-Insurance, Film-Production-Insurance

five favorite things back by popular demand

By Barrow Group Staff / June 03, 2021
1.  Freedom to gather and enjoy friends and family 2.  Hugs 3.  Live concerts and theatre 4.  Vacations. . . away from the home! 5.  And lastly, Good News! we’re ramping our captive insurance program back up. Captives can bring many benefits as an alternative to other risk ...
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Topics: workers compensation, captive insurance

the importance of communicating with employees during workers' compensation claims

By Barrow Group Staff / June 01, 2021
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Topics: staffing, PEO, workers compensation, Work Injuries, Injured worker, Employee Communication

best practices for developing a return to work program

By Barrow Group Staff / May 24, 2021
Workplace injuries cost businesses an estimated $55 billion annually.  That's why developing a return-to-work program is so important.  Watch the video for tips on developing a return-to-work program that works for your organization....
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Topics: staffing, PEO, workers compensation, Return-To-Work-Program, RTW-Program

Those Who Misrepresent Their Organization to Save on Workers' Compensation Expenses Commit Employer Fraud

By Barrow Group Staff / May 11, 2021
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Topics: staffing, PEO, workers compensation, employer fraud, misclassifying employees, Falsifying payroll

how to save big on workers compensation premiums via the mod factor

By Barrow Group Staff / April 23, 2021
Take a minute and a half to watch a video that will help you save on workers compensation premiums.  By understanding your experience modification factor (also called Mod Factor) you can save money on your premiums.   Questions?  Contact: Kevin Kilcoyne at Barrow Group:  ...
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Topics: risk management, workers compensation, Reduce-Costs, workers-compensation-premiums, Experience-Modification-Factor, Mod-Factor

osha's website provides a range of workplace injury statistics

By Barrow Group Staff / April 19, 2021
The stories are nearly as gruesome as what you'd see in a horror flick, but sadly, these stories are true.  By visiting OSHA's (Occupational Safety & Health Administration's) website, you can see a list of every reported workplace injury and ruling against companies that has ...
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Topics: staffing, workers compensation, OSHA, OSHA-Fatalities, OSHA-CITATIONS

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