One of the best costumes of the day... #maythefourthbewithyou
Teamwork! We had a great time filling boxes of food for local families at a Birmingham food bank.
Where oh where is that Easter surprise hiding? Our team on the hunt...

We loved having acai bowls from Farm Bowl + Juice Company at the office today. What a great healthy treat!

We are happy to have a new VP joining our P&C team in Birmingham. Welcome Jason Bosley!

Jason Bosley, former J. Smith Lanier vice president and Auburn graduate, joins the property and casualty practice of EBSCO Industries, Inc.'s insurance division.

Check out this great video from Christian & Small LLP on Alabama's latest cybersecurity law that will take effect May 1st.

The Alabama Legislature just recently passed the Alabama Data Breach Notification Act of 2018 – which we anticipate to be signed very soon by Governor Kay Ivey and, if signed, will take effect on June 1, 2018. What does that mean for Alabama businesses? Partner Jon Macklem offers this summary in t...

Our staff getting CPR/AED training yesterday. A safe workplace environment is one of our top priorities.

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Making a safe work environment for your employees is a top priority. Here we address what you need to know about handling and preventing instances of harassment in the workplace.

Title VII of the Civil Rights Act prohibits harassment of an employee based on race, color, sex, religion or national origin. The Age Discrimination in Employment Act prohibits harassment of employees who are 40 or older on the basis of age. The Americans with Disabilities Act prohibits harassment b...

Health care is the benefit most highly valued by employees, but most employees say they'd prefer to have more choices than they do currently.

To attract and retain top talent, offering multiple health plans may be the best move for your company. Read more here on the benefits and considerations.

Health care is the benefit most highly valued by employees, and studies show that most employees would like more choices than they currently have.

Our cyber security / risk management expert Mike Roman featured in today's Birmingham Business Journal insights piece:

"Before you call your attorney, call your insurance broker. You need to comply with the terms and conditions of your cyber policy, or else you may jeopardize your insurance coverage. There’s a good chance your cyber insurer has already vetted vendors that they will organize at a moment’s notice to walk you through your breach. Also, you will likely have one point of contact – a breach coach – to help you through the process...access to a breach coach is arguably the most important reason a small to mid-sized company should purchase a cyber policy." - Mike Roman

The BBJ presents Insights into Cybersecurity

In the #Southeast, #SevereWeather is always a potential threat. When the worst happens, it is important to have a partner to help you through it. Read here for general advice on handling property damage and preparing your business for future events. #AlabamaWeather

Spring has sprung, and with the change of season comes the dangers of severe weather. We understand that safety and recovery are the utmost priority to you

What's trending in the Construction industry? Check here to know what to look for in 2018.

What to watch for in the construction industry for 2018, plus ways to prepare in case of natural disaster or unexpected occurrence.

More than 2,000 eye injuries occur each day while people are at work. Make sure you and your employees know where the dangers lie and how to protect against injury.

Reduce your risk of eye injuries by taking the steps to eliminate hazards and wearing appropriate eye protection. Read more here.

We are happy to announce the addition of a benefits compliance consultant and a safety manager/loss control specialist to our team. Welcome Tracy Leeth and Tim Rogers!

New team members join to offer additional services to clients to ensure employee safety and company compliance with federal standards.

Are you passionate about serving others including producers, clients and carriers, as well as our agency staff and leadership? Are you willing to put our agency in the best position to win? If so S.S. Nesbitt may have the ideal role for you: Marketing Account Executive.

Check out our career page for more information.

We are building an agency where great people can do great things. Where dynamic individuals are passionate about their work and the people they work with. Join us.

Make sure you are up to date on the ACA Employer Mandate.

The IRS has adjusted the penalty amounts for the ACA Employer Shared Responsibility provision for 2018. Download our Compliance Bulletin for more information.

Cyber risks are growing rapidly, and protection is becoming vital for today's businesses. However, some companies may not be able to get the protection they need if they aren't prepared. Read more on why you might get denied for cyber liability coverage.

A 2017 study by the Ponemon Institute shows that data breaches cost an average of $3.6 million dollars last year. Cyber insurance can help protect against these costs, but are you able to get coverage?

NEWS BRIEF: The #Meltdown and #Spectre flaws, found in nearly every modern processor - in computers and mobile devices - leave you vulnerable to #cyber attack. Read more on the key details of each and steps to take to protect your systems and devices.

Two cyber security flaws, known as Meltdown and Spectre, are found in nearly all modern processors, both in computers and mobile devices. These vulnerabilities can be exploited to steal confidential information.

Recruiting and retaining top talent is the key to a successful business. HR can offer the solutions or can drive employees away if not handled well. Read more to discover what you need to be watching to make the most of your HR program this year.

Recruiting and retaining top talent is the key to a successful business. HR can offer the solutions or can drive employees away if not handled well.