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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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Winter Preparedness Toolkit

Winter storms can create devastating damage in your community - and produce severe health issues for individuals due to exposure to the elements. And your business is at risk for even more unique challenges. Snow can completely destroy a building, damage power lines or - if melting - can cause flooding. Are you prepared? UPDATED: December 2017

Tag(s): Loss Control; Disaster & Emergency; Claims Advocacy;

Defense Against Ransomware

Ransomware is a common form of extortion and is a malicious software that blocks access to a victim's data by locking a system or encrypting data until the victim agrees to pay a ransom. Some versions threaten to delete the data or release confidential information to the public. Learn what triggers a cyber policy and what you can do to protect your business.

Employer Shared Responsibility Penalty Assessment Toolkit

The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act requires applicable large employers (“ALEs”) to offer affordable, minimum value coverage to substantially all full-time employees, or to pay penalties. The IRS has begun assessing penalties, referred to as Employer Shared Responsibility Payments (“ESRPs”), on ALEs that failed to offer coverage in accordance with the ESR mandate in 2015. To assist employers in understanding the process associated with receiving a ESRP letter (via Letter 226J) and the possible courses of action that they may take, we have developed an Employer Shared Responsibility Payment Toolkit. The toolkit consists of an article, employer FAQs, a flowchart that provides fundamental information needed to understand and respond to an ESRP letter, as well as, matrices to assist employers in understanding the codes and the transitional relief that was available in 2015 Form 1095-C filings – all of which is essential for employers to evaluate and properly respond to a penalty assessment letter from the IRS.

Tag(s): Compliance Consulting; Compliance Toolkit;

Directions Newsletter - December 2017

Directions newsletter is a monthly publication of the Benefits and HR Consulting practice of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. The December 2017 issue includes articles about Medicare indexed dollar values for 2018, additional hurricane and wildfires disaster relief for employer’s benefit plans, delays in DOL fiduciary and disability regulations, a telecommuting agreement requirement in France, the 2017 Form 5500, a state law update, and several important reminders.

Tag(s): Directions Newsletter; Compliance Consulting;