Overview: There are many different types of insurance that a workplace could get to avoid liability and loss when the unexpected occurs. Whether the insurance covers natural disasters, company cars, employer discrimination or anything else that could affect the workplace, it is always best to be prepared.
What insurance is right for an employer depends on the size, location and industry of the employer. Performing a risk analysis can help decide what insurance bests fits the individualized work environment.
Author: Ashley Shaw, JD, Legal Editor
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HR guidance on obtaining proper insurance for the workplace.