News

October 2019

New State Law Alters Employment Landscape; Cities Expediting Minimum Wage Increase; Wildfire Smoke Protection Rules Now in Effect; Protecting Your Home from Threat of Wildfire; Getting the Benefits of Self-Funding without the Risks

July 2019

Don’t Forget Anti-Harassment Training for Your Staff; Avoid Falling Victim to a Staged Car Crash Scam; How to Prepare for Possible PG&E Power Shutdowns; Why Your Staff Needs Disability Coverage

George Petersen Insurance Completes the Re-branding of their Marin County Location

George Petersen Insurance Agency has completed the rebranding of its Marin County agencies. Minto & Wilkie was acquired by George Petersen in February 2017 and Allen, Bettini & Carter was purchased in November of 2017. Since April of 2018, the two agencies have operated under separate names at their shared location in San Rafael. The name change is the last step in fully unifying the three agencies.

Harassment Prevention Training is Live on GPTrack

Update: On August 30, 2019 Governor Newsom has signed new legislation into law (SB778) that extends the sexual harassment prevention training deadline from January 1, 2020 to January 1, 2021. 

On September 30, 2018 California passed SB1343, greatly expanding the requirement that employers provide harassment prevention training to employees.  Employers with five or more employees must provide harassment prevention training as follows:

April 2019

Preparing for a Wildfire and Claims; OSHA Not Letting Up on Inspections, Penalties; Getting Benefits Right for a Multi-Generational Workplace; High Deductible May Lead to More Comp Claims

January 2019

New Name, Same Faces & Same Great Service; New Sexual Harassment Prevention Training Rules; Top 10 Laws and Regulations for 2019; Why Disability Insurance is Vital for your Employees

October 2018

We Keep Our Staff Happy So They Can Help You; Don’t Fall Victim to the E-mail Compromise Scam; To Bolster Employee Loyalty, Educate Your Staff; Will Your Policy Cover a Mold Infestation?

July 2018

Preventing Heat Illness as Temperatures Soar; Homeowner’s Policy Won’t Cover Vacation Rental; Court Creates New Independent Contractor Test; Tout Tax Benefits of Coverage to Your Employees

April 2018

Bundling Cyber Coverage in Commercial Liability; Ergonomics Key to Reducing Office Claims; How to Stay Secure While Shopping Online; Innovative Solutions Reshaping Long-Term Care Insurance

January 2018

Top 10 Laws, Regulations and Trends for 2018; Law Reduces Ownership Requirement for Exemption; This New Year Resolve to Review Your Insurance; Group Life Insurance a Smart Move for Your Staff

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