CATEGORY: Coronavirus Updates

Return to Work Communications Planning Checklist

MAY 20, 2020

The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic has challenged existing practices in the workplace, including the way businesses interact with vendors, customers, read more +

COVID-19 Response Questionnaire

MAY 20, 2020

As businesses develop their action plans for reopening, this COVID-19 response questionnaire provides the opportunity to review their exposures relative read more +

Dealing With Covid-19 Stress & Anxiety

MAY 20, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has many people experiencing stress and anxiety. This Live Well, Work Well newsletter from our partners at read more +

Coronavirus and Your Pets

MAY 19, 2020

At this time, the CDC is advising that there is no evidence our pets play a significant role in spreading read more +

Coronavirus Resources

MAY 19, 2020

The coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to disrupt daily life. It is quite clear this outbreak will impact all of us across read more +

EEOC Updates Employer Guidance on Coronavirus and the ADA

MAY 19, 2020

On May 19. 2020 the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) issued additional answers to frequently asked questions (FAQs) about how read more +

Wisconsin Rating Bureau Updated FAQs 5-15-20

MAY 18, 2020

On Wednesday, May 13th,  justices on the Wisconsin Supreme Court overturned Gov. Tony Evers’ month-long stay-at-home order that ran through read more +

What to Do After Receiving a PPP Loan

MAY 13, 2020

The Paycheck Protection Program (PPP), part of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) is a small read more +

PPP Guidance for Employees Refusing to Return to Work

MAY 11, 2020

The Payroll Protection Program (PPP), part of the CARES Act and response to the COVID-19 pandemic, makes small business loans read more +

Paycheck Protection Program FAQs

MAY 7, 2020

There are lots of frequently asked questions (FAQs) surrounding the Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans from the U.S. Treasury Dept. read more +

Post-Coronavirus Workplace Preparedness Checklist

MAY 6, 2020

The coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic has changed many aspects of the current workplace, and hygiene and cleanliness are key topics read more +

New CARES Act Student Loan Updates

MAY 6, 2020

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security Act (CARES Act) includes a provision that temporarily allows employers to make tax-free read more +

Wearing Facial Coverings or Masks in the Workplace During COVID-19

MAY 5, 2020

During the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, some employers are currently staying open as essential businesses—for organizations that are not open, read more +

What the Coronavirus Could Mean for Healthcare Costs

MAY 5, 2020

The insurance marketplace hinges on uncertainty. Costs are determined by how likely an event is to happen. If something is read more +

Federal Agencies Issue COVID-19 Relief for Employee Benefit Plans

APRIL 30, 2020

On April 28, 2020, the Departments of Labor (DOL) and the Treasury (Departments) issued deadline relief to help employee benefit read more +

Benefits and Marketplace Trends Through the Lens of COVID-19

APRIL 30, 2020

Even the most optimistic person will concede that the world won’t be returning to exactly how it was before the read more +

Which Unemployment Program is for You? (WI)

APRIL 24, 2020

The Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development (DWD) issued this document to help provide general information about unemployment insurance benefits for read more +

Reopening a Business After the Coronavirus Shutdown

APRIL 23, 2020

As the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic continues to have an unprecedented effect on daily life, many business owners are looking forward read more +

COVID-19: Hazard Recognition, Control and Prevention for Employers

APRIL 21, 2020

In an effort to help identify worksites and workers in high risk of exposure to coronavirus (COVID-19), OSHA has broken read more +

Staying Safe While Running Essential Errands

APRIL 21, 2020

We are so grateful to the many essential businesses that have helped make our stay at home easier by changing read more +