Reduce Workers’ Compensation Claims by Offering Voluntary Benefits

Studies have shown that offering voluntary health benefits may help with reducing the number of workers’ compensation claims. A recent survey conducted by Aflac of 1,500 businesses showed that employers who started to offer voluntary benefits, such as accident insurance, saw a 51% decline in workers’ compensation claims. It’s possible that voluntary health benefits may […]

How to Work from Home Successfully: Tips from DSI Remote Employees

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Working remotely has become the new norm for many people amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. Many companies made a quick transition to remote work, including Darr Schackow Insurance. Here are some things that our remote employees do to successfully work from home. Have a Designated Work Space It can be hard to separate your work and personal […]

Group Health Insurance and Employee Retention

At Darr Schackow insurance, we keep getting more requests from small businesses for group health insurance quotes.  Why?  Most of the small businesses I work with say the finding and keeping good employees is the number one pain point.  Having great benefits like group health insurance is one way to retain good employees.   What are the costs […]

The company holiday party is today…Am I covered?

This is the time of year when businesses host a company holiday party. Sometime the party is on site and sometimes it isn’t. Our company party is actually held both at our office and THEN we go to a restaurant! There will be a lot of people at the office walking around the office because […]