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At Arthur J. Gallagher & Co., we try to learn everything we can about the industries we serve and the risks they may encounter. It’s a commitment that’s embedded in our corporate culture to expanding our expertise, continuing educational development and gathering topical updates to remain ahead of the curve.

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Department Store Reverses Serious Accident Trend at Large Construction Project

A large national department store chain was building a new 800-acre home office park with a projected 1,200 employees on site at the peak of construction. The project was plagued by numerous job site accidents, and there was no project-specific safety and health plan in effect. Changes needed to be implemented immediately without jeopardizing the project.

Tag(s): Loss Control; Workers Compensation; Claims Advocacy; Claims Management & Third-Party Administration;

Securing International Coverages―Defense Contractor

A defense contractor, who had won a bid on a U.S. military contract outside of the U.S., needed international insurance coverages including Defense Base Act coverage. The organization's broker didn’t have the expertise or resources to obtain the complex international coverages and work could not begin until they did.

Tag(s): Public Sector; Multinational Client Services; Global Risk Management; International Risk Solutions;

Healthcare Reform Update - September 12, 2013

This Article Includes: IRS Issues Proposed Regulations on Employer Shared Responsibility and Issuer Reporting Requirements, Departments Issue Significant Guidance on the Notice of Coverage Options due by October 1: While Gallagher Releases Additional Resources to aid Employers, IRS Releases Final Individual Mandate Rules, Regulators Release Additional Guidance Clarifying 90-Day Waiting Period Requirement, Questions and Answers for Employers

Tag(s): Healthcare Reform; Health & Welfare;

Technical Bulletin-IRS Issues Guidance in Light of the Windsor Decision that Impacts Cafeteria Plan Election Rules, FSAs and HSA

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) released Notice 2014-01 (Notice) which provides guidance on the rules governing cafeteria plans, Flexible Spending Accounts (FSAs) and Health Savings Accounts (HSAs) in light of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in U.S. vs. Windsor. Previously, the IRS provided guidance in Revenue Ruling 2013-17, which interpreted the Windsor decision to define “spouse” for federal law purposes to include an individual married to a person of the same sex if the individuals are lawfully married under state law.

Tag(s): Health & Welfare; Compliance Consulting;

Property Management Remodeling Saves $100,000

A property management company had building remodeling plans approved by its city administration. The project included awnings that needed to be attached to the building. The remodeling was completed but inadvertently without awnings―until the city inspector noticed and delivered a fine. The updates and fine was anticipated to cost the company over $100,000. What could be done?

Tag(s): Loss Control; Real Estate; Property; Claims Advocacy;