Knowledge Center

Card image cap

October 13, 2020

California Senate Bill 1159 – Workers Compensation Presumption and New Reporting Requirements

On September 17, 2020, California Governor Gavin Newsom signed into law Senate Bill 1159 (“SB 1159”) which modifies and extends the Governor’s Executive Order from earlier this year, creating...

Card image cap

October 01, 2020

Ransomware Attacks Are On the Rise… Are You Prepared?

Do you think you have an impenetrable firewall, strong enough to ward off a cyber attack before it happens? Do the terms “Dark Web”, “Ransomware”, “Malware” and “Phishing” sound like things t...

Card image cap

September 16, 2020

COVID-19 News Alert: Workers Compensation Injury Presumption for “Essential Employees” in NJ

On September 14, 2020, Governor Phil Murphy of New Jersey signed Senate Bill 2380 into law. As previously reported, the law creates a rebuttable presumption that COVID-19 infections contracte...

Card image cap

September 11, 2020

Impact of COVID-19 on Management Liability Insurance Market

The COVID-19 pandemic has dramatically altered the landscape of the insurance market. Underwriters of Directors & Officers and Employment Practices Liability Insurance are concerned about...

Card image cap

September 09, 2020

COVID-19 Insurance Implications in the Construction Industry

As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to create operational, financial and safety challenges for the construction industry, we have focused our efforts over the past few months on helping client...

Card image cap

August 31, 2020

A Strategic Approach to Recover and Recapture Your Work Culture

We have all now felt, and continue to feel, the impact of the first modern age global health crisis. The unprecedented disruption to the way the world literally “works” now carries with it a ...

Card image cap

August 26, 2020

Paycheck Protection Program Loan Contingency Insurance

The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) was put in place to provide forgivable loans to organizations impacted by COVID-19. During the PPP loan application process, borrowers were required to p...

Card image cap

August 20, 2020

COVID-19 Business Interruption Insurance Coverage – Court Decisions Update #2

To recap, business interruption claims arising out of the presence of COVID-19 in the workplace and caused by the various state and local closure orders has been hampered by two limitations i...

Card image cap

August 05, 2020

COVID-19 Workers Compensation Presumption: New Jersey Senate Bill 2380 

Senate Bill 2380, sponsored by New Jersey Senate President Steve Sweeney (D-3) and Assemblyman Thomas Giblin (D-34) was passed by both houses on Thursday July 30, 2020 and has been sent to Go...

Card image cap

July 29, 2020

Humantech – Ergonomics Evaluation Tool

Background Manual material handling (MMH) type incidents impact 72% of Graham clients.  In the last 5 years, MMH is the 2nd leading cause of incidents for Graham clients in terms of frequency...

Card image cap

July 21, 2020

FAQ on Return to Work and Employee Infections

With many businesses re-opening their doors to customers and more employees returning to work, it is more important than ever to have a written plan regarding what to do in the event an emplo...

Card image cap

July 14, 2020

COVID-19 Business Interruption Insurance Coverage – A Quick Update

To recap, business interruption claims arising out of the presence of COVID-19 in the workplace and caused by the various state and local closure orders has been hampered by two limitations i...

Card image cap

July 13, 2020

Liability Waivers to Protect Your Organization from COVID-19 Claims

With employees returning to work and companies reopening their businesses to customers, visitors and guests, businesses are looking for ways to limit liability related to potential COVID-19 c...

Card image cap

June 17, 2020

Truckers Rising to the Occasion

As Americans begin to return to work while still avoiding public places, truckers have been on the front lines throughout the entire COVID-19 pandemic, delivering vital medical equipment to h...

Card image cap

June 15, 2020

COVID-19: Revised Guidance on Recording Cases and Enforcement Response Plan

OSHA continues to issue and revise COVID-19 enforcement guidance. This article will bring you up-to-speed on two recently issued enforcement guidance documents updates. Update #1: OSHA’s Revi...