Tag: Employee Handbooks

Top ten reasons to buy Employment Practices Liability (EPLI)

My name is Anthony Pomilla, President of LPL Risk Management. Our goal is to provide sound Risk Management techniques to help our clients save money, protect their business, clients and employees. EPLI coverage is an important part of that. Here are some good reasons: 1. EPL covers not only actual but also alleged acts of discrimination, harassment, retaliation, wrongful termination and other similar acts. 2....

Just following the law is not enough... Here's why your company should have a strictly outlined no cell phone policy while operating company vehicles:

Recent suits against companies whose employees were involved in vehicle accidents while using cellphones is raising employers' interest in distracted driving policies. After an accident involving a corporate-owned vehicle, “It's now routine for the plaintiffs bar to check the cellphone records of the driver,” said W. Michael McDonald, vp of enterprise risk management at Quality Distribution Inc. in Tampa, Fla. “There's a lot more attention...