Many thought 2020 would be a year unlike any other. The COVID-19 pandemic and unprecedented rise in major storms seemed like a once-in-a-lifetime events. However, 2021 proved that not to be the case. In 2021, the pandemic continued to wreak havoc, storm events were unrelenting and the hard market in the insurance industry was propelled forward through low interest rates and high social inflation.
Ansay & Associates, one of the largest independent insurance agencies in Wisconsin, will be the first agent in the country to partner with Berkley Program Specialists for a new commercial insurance program, Workplace Violence Protection. This is available to Ansay & Associates’ existing commercial customers and new clients effective immediately.
Since OSHA published the anticipated Emergency Temporary Standard to mandate COVID-19 vaccinations or regular testing for employers with 100+ employees, challenges have been filed with the Circuit Court of Appeals, resulting in a stay.
The Ansay & Associates Human Resources team had a productive time attending the Wisconsin State Council SHRM Conference, dubbed “Cracking the HR Code,” from October 13-15 at the Kalahari Resort in the Wisconsin Dells.
Ansay & Associates, celebrating its 75th anniversary as a family-owned independent insurance agency, continues to expand its reach within Wisconsin. Ansay & Associates will merge with another well-known family-owned agency, the Buxton O’Neill Insurance Agency.
Open enrollment can be a busy time for HR departments and employees—we’re here to present a number of legal obligations and requirements surrounding open enrollment, as well as helpful ideas and strategies to streamline the process.
Life is full of unexpected and unplanned emergencies whether it’s due to job loss, health-related causes, or other changes in circumstance. Are you and your family ready? Do you have a back-up plan in case life throws you a curveball?