Benefits Open-Enrollment: What do I Need to Know?

Benefits Open-Enrollment: What do I Need to Know?

Tis’ the season – and I don’t mean Christmas – it’s open enrollment time for many companies. Many companies have moved away from in-person open enrollment meetings; which may be more flexible for folks to attend but, as Benefits Advisor, I feel...
Tips to Prevent Falls and Injuries in Your Home

Tips to Prevent Falls and Injuries in Your Home

Most falls in the home cause only temporary discomfort or minor injuries, but there is always a chance that something more severe could happen such as a broken bone, concussion or back injury. Remember: falls can happen to anyone, not just the elderly. Asking yourself...
Beat the Heat – Preventing heat illness at work

Beat the Heat – Preventing heat illness at work

It’s best not to work outside in high temperatures – that is a fact – but the nature of certain jobs, such as construction, forestry, manufacturing or landscaping sometimes make this unavoidable. When this happens, a worker’s body temperature...