Lacher Blog

Is It Gossip or Your Reputation?

A leading phone carrier wouldn’t manufacture exploding phones…

Just like a car company wouldn’t produce cars that don’t stop...

Or a credit agency would never hand-out the names, birthdays, & social security numbers of 143 million Americans …

Except, if you’re Samsung, Toyota, or Equifax – you would. And when you do, your company will lose its most valuable asset – its reputation.

Top 5 Emerging Risks in 2018

Resolutions exploded when the ball dropped this New Year, but ours remained the same – an absolute commitment to make things simple for our clients. To achieve this, the Lacher team sat down at the annual New Year, New Risks meeting to identify the top 5 emerging risks in 2018.

We’ve highlighted the risks here, and we’re going to roll out more info on each risk as the first quarter progresses.

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What benefits do your employees really want?

SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management) recently released their 2017 Employee Benefits Survey, a review of the most impactful benefits trends over the past five years. In a world where employees shape the benefits landscape, these insights are key strategies for remaining competitive in a challenging talent marketplace.

Can I pay Workers' Comp Claims Out Of Pocket?

Business owners are always looking for ways to reduce their insurance costs. Sometimes, a business owner will pay a work comp claim out of pocket to prevent their premium from increasing, but doing so could backfire in unforeseen ways.