Hiring Freelancers: Employment Practices Liability?

As the shift from a traditional 9-5 to a gig economy continues, it’s important to recognize how it impacts both employers and workers alike. With this change comes more Employment Practices Liability for the employer in terms of classifying the worker and paying them properly. As such, heed the following advice for ensuring compliance with […] Read More

Employer Tips for Preventing Workers’ Comp Fraud

Workers’ Compensation Insurance is a necessary coverage for the majority of employers. Unfortunately, businesses of all types are at risk for experiencing some kind of workers’ compensation schemes. In order to prevent these fraudulent activities from occurring in the first place, employers can practice the following techniques. Report injuries immediately to insurance provider- According to […] Read More

Aegis Powersports Now in Arizona

Aegis Powersports is now offering its industry-leading lineup of powersport F&I products in the State of Arizona. Based in the heart of Silicon Valley, Aegis Powersports leverages the latest technology and data to offer dealer finance and insurance (F&I) products to motorcycle and other powersport dealerships. Sunnyvale, CA – Today, Aegis Powersports announced that their […] Read More

Understanding Municipality Insurance

Risks are nothing new for the public sector. From managing fiscal responsibilities and planning a budget to ensuring their residents are protected, there is no shortage of liability for these professionals. While a comprehensive Municipality Insurance Program can help to curb these risks and financial obligations for these cities and towns, it’s important to understand […] Read More

Law Enforcement and Social Media: Increasing Risk

While it may come as no surprise that the majority of people have at least one social media account, the threats that it brings are not as widely considered. From exposing personal information, preferences, views, and locations, social media increases the risk for many, law enforcement individuals are no exception. Therefore, these professionals need to […] Read More

PRESS RELEASE | K2 Insurance Services Acquires High Point Underwriters

Partnership with Midwestern Insurance Alliance enhances occupational accident insurance offering SOLANA BEACH, CA – K2 Insurance Services, LLC (K2), formed in 2011 to acquire managing general agencies (MGAs) and specialty program administrators and underwriters to create a leading franchise in the insurance program market, has acquired Morris Plains, New Jersey-based High Point Underwriters. Concurrently with […] Read More

Preventing Employee Legal Concerns

Employers of all types are faced with a variety of risks on a daily basis. However, one that may not be considered too often is the potential for litigation over employee issues. Especially as our society is so litigious, there are certain precautions that employers need to take in order to reduce Employment Practices Liability […] Read More

Aegis General Insurance Agency Announces Mark Gatto as Northern Region Marketing Director

March 8, 2016                                     FOR: K2 Insurance Services, LLC 514 Via de la Valle, #302 San Diego, California 92075 Bob Kimmel (415) 225 7475 rkimmel@k2ins.com Aegis General Insurance Agency Announces Mark Gatto as Northern Region Marketing Director       Specialty personal lines insurance veteran       Will be responsible for Northern Region HARRISBURG, PA – Aegis General […] Read More

Creating an Effective Return to Work Program

As discussed in previous blog posts, it is the employers’ sole responsibility to carry workers’ compensation coverage for their employees. While handling common employee errors in workers’ compensation cases is critical, so is establishing an effective return to work program. By being proactive and implementing this coverage before an employee is injured, business owners’ expenses […] Read More