2018 HSA Limit for Family Coverage Changed Again

On April 26, 2018, the IRS released Revenue Procedure 2018-27 to announce another change to the 2018 the family health savings account (HSA) contribution limit. The new revenue procedure modifies the family HSA contribution change imposed by the March 5th Revenue Procedure 2018-18.

News Brief: Facebook Data Breach

Facebook recently announced that political consulting firm Cambridge Analytica obtained information from up to 87 million accounts without their users’ consent.

These allegations have highlighted concerns about data security, social media privacy and Facebook’s data protection practices. In order to keep your personal information safe, it’s important for you to be aware of how it can be exposed and what steps you can take to ensure you control access to your data.

2018 National Safety Stand-Down to Prevent Falls in Construction

Falls are the number one cause of construction-worker fatalities, accounting for one-third of on-the-job deaths in the industry. On April 26, 2012, NIOSH, OSHA, and CPWR–The Center for Construction Research and Training together launched a National Campaign to Prevent Falls in Construction.

Staying Sharp: Cutting Through New Restaurant Workplace Industry Trends

As the market for ethnic-inspired foods and farm-to-table meals continues to grow, many restaurant operators are experimenting with locally sourced products, plant-forward cuisine, and sustainable seafood. But in adapting to meet evolving consumer tastes, restaurants may find it difficult to stay on top of their evolving risks.

Benefits Buzz – May 2018

Articles Include:

  • Did you Miss the April 2 ACA Reporting Deadline?
  • IRS Updates Employer Guide for 2018 Tax Changes to Fringe Benefits
  • Did You Know? Balance Billing

 

Tornado and Severe Weather Insurance Checklist

It’s that time of year, again. Severe thunderstorms, damaging winds, large hail and tornadoes are currently in the forecast for large portions of the United States.

Make sure you are prepared for severe spring weather, including tornadoes, with this handy home and auto insurance coverage checklist.

Live Well, Work Well – May 2018

Topics Include:

  • Shingles Vaccine
  • Researchers Link New Danger to E-Cigarettes
  • May is Food Allergy Action Month
  • Recipe: Barley Pilaf

Silica Enforcement: Are You Ready?

Recent NIOSH field studies have identified overexposure to airborne silica as a health hazard to workers in construction and the oil and gas industry. Crystalline silica is a common mineral found in the earth’s crust.

Continue reading to learn more about OSHA’s updates to silica standards.