Tag Archives: people risks

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Beware of the engagement gap between standalone and affinity EAPs, says Jelf Employee Benefits

Statistics show a huge variance in the levels of engagement between ‘lite’ affinity EAPs and those that are offered as a standalone policy, according to Jelf Employee Benefits. Utilisation* figures…

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Employers need to better manage musculoskeletal insurance costs, according to Jelf Employee Benefits

Musculoskeletal Insurance Costs Musculoskeletal (MSK) conditions account for a high proportion of the value of claims on corporate schemes  – typically 35 to 40% of the total claims spend –…

Company found liable for workers kept in modern slavery

In the first case where a UK company has been found liable under the civil law for victims of trafficking a Gangmaster company has been ordered to pay compensation to…

Can’t touch this – intangible people risks

It’s all too easy to focus on the tangible assets when considering risk management, but desks and chairs are easy to replace. Previously, we looked at Key Person Insurance, in…

Your people – assets worth protecting

You insure all of your physical assets, your premises, IT equipment and vehicles; surely it will follow that you’ll want to protect your most important asset… your people? It’s all…

Driving licence changes – how will it affect your employees?

From 8 June 2015, the paper counterpart to the photocard driving licence will not be valid and will no longer be issued by the DVLA, at the same time paper…

Breaching a confidence: A costly mistake

No-one likes to think that someone they employ – and trust – could breach that trust but unfortunately it can and does happen. As individuals we can all get swept…

Sending employees abroad

Will a travel policy really cover your overseas staff?

Duty of care is essential for all employees, but are you really delivering on this legal requirement for your overseas staff? Many companies believe a travel insurance plan will cover…

Don’t overlook the people risks in your business

Have you considered how you would cope financially if a key employee in your business fell ill, or died unexpectedly? Business owners recognise the need for protecting their business premises,…

Business owners: don’t overlook your people risks

If you’re a business owner, you’ll be used to protecting your physical assets, such as buildings and vehicles, but it’s important to protect your people risk too. This is a…