Lawsuits against businesses for employment-related acts are on the rise. Sexual harassment, discrimination, wrongful termination and retaliation are just a few of the more high-profile complaints employers face. Could your company survive a costly high-profile lawsuit? Defending such cases can cost your firm tens of thousands of dollars and full resolution could be a years-long… Continue Reading Employment practices liability insurance protects your company from costly litigation
Dental insurance is arguably one of the biggest pain points for most dentists, their dental team members, and for the patients they serve. Consequently, the ADA and state dental societies have been trying to gain traction on this issue for a number of years with laws in various states that require dental plans to report… Continue Reading Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is!
Fall is in the air and the days are getting shorter. While you enjoy the fall activities, don’t forget to prepare your home for cold weather. Check your home for leaks in your window seals or roof. If your home’s eaves have stains, that can indicate a leak. If you find any stains, call a… Continue Reading Tasks to Prepare Your Home for Fall Weather
Buying life insurance may not be an easy decision to make. However, it is a crucial step to protect your loved ones and plan for your financial future. The better you understand it, the more informed your decision will be when you purchase a policy. The following are six myths debunked about life insurance. Life… Continue Reading Life insurance myths debunked
This is a common question. When you’re between health insurance coverage, it can be hard to know what to do for the time being. You probably have heard of the Consolidated Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act, or COBRA, but is that your only option? Nope, you have other options! Let’s break them down to see which one… Continue Reading I’m between coverage: Is COBRA my only option?
Medical Protective and Professional Insurance Programs are pleased to announce that registration is now open for our annual Risk Management Seminar. The topic this year will be, Dental Risk Management Practices That Control and Reduce Malpractice Exposure. The seminar will be held on Friday, October 7, 2022, from 8 a.m. – Noon at West Bend… Continue Reading Register for the 2022 Dental Risk Management Seminar
The use of technology is unavoidable in today’s world. We must educate ourselves on the inherent risks and exposures, take steps and seek advice on how best to protect ourselves from loss of information and how to protect ourselves from the financial impact of a cyber event. Cyber insurance has continued to evolve as legislation… Continue Reading Cyber insurance
In the event of an unforeseen accident or illness, disability insurance may be a good way to protect your income and savings. Don’t think you need disability coverage? Think again. Many of us draft a will, create an estate strategy and purchase life insurance. But few of us consider disability insurance – the coverage that can… Continue Reading May is Disability Awareness Month
Dental staff members play an essential role in patient safety as well as patient satisfaction as they interact with patients every day. However, they can also be part of interactions that may result in errors, misunderstandings and dissatisfaction. To minimize these unfortunate situations, dentists need to collaborate with dental staff and provide them with assistance,… Continue Reading Collaborating with dental staff to improve patient safety, adherence and satisfaction
Charles de Gaulle once remarked, “The graveyards are full of indispensable men.” While we know that life goes on regardless of the loss of any “indispensable” person, for a small business, the loss of a key person is not only a human tragedy, it can also represent the potential for significant financial loss.1 Though business… Continue Reading Protecting your business from the loss of a key person