Workplace Safety: Reduce Back Injuries and Avoid Falls By Increasing Employee Awareness and Training

  In this second episode of eESI’s workplace safety podcast series, eESI risk control consultant Robert Ramirez shares how awareness and training can help employers prevent employee back injuries related to improper lifting and limit the risks of workplace slips and falls.   You might think that work-related materials handling and fall injuries only occur in […]

eESI Blog – June 1 – Live Well, Work Well, Retire Well

On this first day of June our focus is on retirement, and we’re sharing tips to help you and your employees live well, work well, and retire well. Plus, in case you missed it the first time around, we share a report on the FBI’s router warning, and tips for hiring summer help.   Work […]

Workplace Safety Behind the Wheel: Tips for Keeping Your Drivers Safe and Accident Free

                               WORKPLACE SAFETY SERIES This eESI podcast features our own Robert Ramirez discussing some of the major contributors to workplace injuries and fatalities. Robert tells us that one of the leading causes of workplace injuries is motor vehicle-related accidents. He notes […]

MAY 2018 – VOLUNTARY BENEFITS – WORKPLACE SAFETY – SUCCESSFUL SALES SECRETS

As we welcome the month of May, eESI takes a moment to ponder the news and resources that shaped our opinions in April.  From using voluntary benefits to win the hiring game to keeping your workers safe, here’s what you may have missed.    Using voluntary benefits to win talent in a tight labor market […]

Workplace Safety and the Potential Risk Costs

This week eESI is taking a close look at workplace safety. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that there were 5,190 workplace fatalities in FY 2016 costing the U.S. economy $200 billion. Non-fatal injuries can cost a business an average of $70,000 per incident. While workplace safety should foremost be about keeping your employees […]

2017 Employee Health Plan Design Benchmark Summary | Shrinking Labor Pool | Increase in H-2B Visas | EEO-1 Filing Time

eESI Week’s Best For Small Business for the week ending March 30 features the new 2017 Health Plan Design Benchmark Summary and a look at the consequences of bad corporate cultures, a.k.a. toxic workplaces. Also, the latest spending bill would double H-2B visas.  Will this alleviate anticipated labor shortages? Plus, are your EEO-1 filings complete […]

Positive GDP Report and Rate Hike from the Fed | $1.3 Trillion Spending Bill | eESI HR, Wellness, and Benefits Briefs | 5th Circuit Fails to Resolve Fiduciary Question

eESI Week’s Best For Small Business for the week ending March 23, looks at the latest economic news from the Fed and Congress’s $1.3 Trillion spending bill. Plus, we have a full slate of eESI exclusive briefs covering HR, wellness, and benefits. Also, what duty do financial advisors owe to retirement plan participants? The Supreme Court […]

PODCAST/ Blog Post: 4 Cybersecurity Tips for Small Businesses

PODCAST: SIMPLE KEYS TO CYBER SECURITY for Small Business Cyber Security has become a top priority for small and mid-size companies.  In today’s podcast, we spent a few minutes with eESI’s Ke Shen, who shared the top 3 areas of focus for small business; and, the top 4 things small business owners can do to […]

PODCAST: HSAs – What You Should Know with Eric Johnson

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