Insurance for Disaster-Related Evacuations

fire insurance

An abnormally dry winter left Colorado’s snowpack at less than 70 percent of average this year. That, in turn, has prompted warnings that the state could be in for its worst wildfire year since the historic fire seasons of 2012 and 2013. If you own a business, you know that in case of a fire-related… Read more »

CCIG Clients Reap Workplace Safety Dividend

GREENWOOD VILLAGE, COLO. –  Hundreds of CCIG clients will receive checks this spring for maintaining safe workplaces. The checks are part of Pinnacol Assurance’s general dividend program. Pinnacol is Colorado’s largest workers’ compensation insurance carrier. Nearly 700 of CCIG’s clients will receive checks, some amounting to more than $50,000. An employer’s general dividend is based… Read more »

Worker Deaths at Highest Level Since ’08

worker safety

Deputy Assistant Secretary of Labor Loren Sweatt summed it up best: “America’s workers deserve better,” she said in a statement last month. Sweatt was responding to a new report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics saying that 5,190 people were killed on the job in 2016, the most since 2008. What’s more, the rate… Read more »