Insurance for When Violence Erupts in the Workplace

In today's violence-plagued workplace, there's insurance that can help protect your business after someone attacks another person at your workplace.

Does anyone need to once again review the latest workplace violence statistics to understand that we’ve got a problem? OK, here’s one: Nearly 2 million American workers fall victim to workplace violence each year, according to OSHA. Here’s another: Close to 1,000 people have lost their lives in active-shooter or aggressor events inside schools, buildings,… Read more »

Doing More to Prepare for Active Shooter Incidents

Employers need to do more to prepare their workplaces and train the right employees to deal with active shooter incidents.

One of the most-read stories featured on the pages of “Business Insurance” in the past year centered on the rising concerns among employers over mass shootings. No wonder. According to Harvard researchers, the days separating mass shooting occurrences dropped from an average 200 days between 1983 and 2011 to 64 days since 2011. “Business Insurance”… Read more »