Tap To Call

Category Archives: Being prepared

DOJ and DHHS Issue Guidance on “Long COVID” and Federal Laws

On July 26, 2021, the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) and Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) issued joint guidance on a medical condition called “long COVID” and how it may be considered a disability under various federal laws … Continue reading

Posted in Being prepared, Coronavirus, Health, Sugar Land Insurance | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on DOJ and DHHS Issue Guidance on “Long COVID” and Federal Laws

2022 Open Enrollment Checklist Presentation

To prepare for open enrollment, group health plan sponsors should be aware of the legal changes affecting the design and administration of their plans for plan years beginning on or after Jan. 1, 2022. This presentation aims to help employers … Continue reading

Posted in Being prepared, Employee Wellness, Health, Health Insurance, Human Resources, workplace | Tagged , , , | Comments Off on 2022 Open Enrollment Checklist Presentation

Understanding Biden’s Vaccine Mandate

Understanding Biden’s Vaccine Mandate – Presentation Above is a link to download a Power Point over Biden’s Vaccine Mandate. Below is a link to download and print Employer Checklist for OSHA’s Covid-10 Vaccination ETS Preparing for OSHA’s COVID-19 Vaccination ETS … Continue reading

Posted in Being prepared, Commercial Insurance, Coronavirus, Employee Wellness, Government, Health, Health Insurance, Human Resources, workplace | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Understanding Biden’s Vaccine Mandate

Reactions to Biden’s COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate

President Joe Biden’s administration is blazing ahead with its COVID-19 vaccination efforts. Federal workers and nursing home staff were recently ordered to get vaccinated as a condition of employment. Now, a similar mandate is being imposed on private employers with … Continue reading

Posted in Being prepared, Coronavirus, Employee Wellness, Health, Sugar Land Insurance, workplace | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Reactions to Biden’s COVID-19 Vaccine Mandate

The Delta Variant and Return-to-Work COVID-19 Vaccination Policies

As the highly contagious and transmissible Delta variant spreads across the United States and the numbers of coronavirus cases and hospitalizations rise, many organizations are taking action to protect employees. In some cases, they are mandating that employees get vaccinated … Continue reading

Posted in Being prepared, Coronavirus, Employee Wellness, Health, Human Resources, workplace | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on The Delta Variant and Return-to-Work COVID-19 Vaccination Policies

President Biden Announces COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates for Federal Employees and Large Employers

On Thursday, Sept. 9, 2021, President Joe Biden signed executive orders requiring federal workers and contractors to get vaccinated against COVID-19. Biden also directed the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to draft a new emergency rule requiring all businesses … Continue reading

Posted in Being prepared, Commercial Insurance, Coronavirus, Employee Wellness, Government, Health, Human Resources, Sugar Land Insurance, workplace | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on President Biden Announces COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates for Federal Employees and Large Employers

COVID-19 Vaccine Surcharges, Mandates and Incentives: What Employers Should Know

COVID-19 vaccinations are a highly contentious topic in America. Many U.S. adults still haven’t gotten the shot despite the Food and Drug Administration’s recent (FDA) full approval of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine. This reluctance is seen as a problem by health … Continue reading

Posted in Being prepared, Coronavirus, Employee Wellness, Health, Sugar Land Insurance, workplace | Tagged , , , , , | Comments Off on COVID-19 Vaccine Surcharges, Mandates and Incentives: What Employers Should Know

New Laws Impacting Agents and Policy Issuance

Several new laws related to TWIA were passed by the Texas Legislature during this year’s regular legislative session. While most of them do not directly impact agents, we want you to have all of the information about how TWIA’s operations … Continue reading

Posted in Being prepared, Insurance Carriers, Natural Disasters, Uncategorized, Wind Insurance | Tagged , | Comments Off on New Laws Impacting Agents and Policy Issuance

Agencies Release First Rule on the No Surprises Act

On July 13, 2021, the DOL, HHS, and IRS released a joint Interim Final Rule implementing specified provisions of the No Surprises Act, a new law included within the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021. The No Surprises Act addresses, among other … Continue reading

Posted in Affordable Care Act, Being prepared, Broker Alert, Health, Health Insurance, Insurance Carriers | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Agencies Release First Rule on the No Surprises Act

New State Laws Affecting TWIA

New Laws Impacting Agents and Policy Issuance Policyholder Payment Grace Period: Before the legislative session, TWIA’s Board outlined several recommendations for the Texas Legislature on how to improve TWIA’s operations. House Bill 2920 is based on one of those recommendations … Continue reading

Posted in Being prepared, Economy, Home insurance, Hurricanes, Insurance Agent, Natural Disasters, Sugar Land Insurance, Wind Insurance | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on New State Laws Affecting TWIA
Ready To Talk To An Insurance Agent?
281-491-6565
Get A Quote