Insurance News

  • NY Federal Court Partly Strikes Down FFCRA Leave Regulations August 4, 2020
    In a case brought by the New York attorney general, the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York has vacated portions of regulations issued by the U.S. Department of Labor under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act.
  • Virginia Adopts Safety and Health Standard for COVID-19 August 3, 2020
    The New Emergency Temporary Standard Requires Job Risk Assessments, Employee Training and Customized Control and Prevention Measures Virginia has adopted an occupational safety and health standard to protect employees within the state from COVID 19. This Emergency Temporary Standard (ETS)
  • Massachusetts Finalizes Amendments to PFML Regulations August 3, 2020
    On July 24, 2020, the Massachusetts Department of Paid Family and Medical Leave published final amendments to regulations issued under the state’s Paid Family and Medical Leave program.
  • Remote Verification of Form I-9 Documents Extended to Aug. 19 July 28, 2020
    According to the DHS This Will Be the Final Extension The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has announced that the exemption for the physical inspection of Form I 9 documents has been extended to Aug. 19, 2020. 
  • NLRB Changes Rules for Abusive or Offensive Conduct By Employees July 22, 2020
    On July 21, 2020, the National Labor Relations Board issued a decision that eases the way for employers to discipline or discharge an employee based on abusive or offensive conduct—such as racist or profane remarks—committed while the employee was also engaged in activities that are protected under the National Labor Relations Act.
  • DOL Publishes More Q&As on Employment Laws and Coronavirus July 20, 2020
    On July 20, 2020, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) announced the agency’s publication of additional questions and answers about the operation of the federal Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA), the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA) and the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) in workplace situations involving COVID-19.
  • DOL Revises FMLA Forms, Seeks Input on Regulations July 17, 2020
    The U.S. Department of Labor has issued a Request for Information about federal Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) regulations. The agency has also revised its FMLA notice and certification forms.
  • DOL Issues RFI on Paid Family and Medical Leave July 15, 2020
    In a Request for Information (RFI) issued July 15, 2020, the U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) announced it is seeking information about the effectiveness of current state- and employer-provided paid leave programs, and how access (or lack of access) to these programs impacts workers and their families.
  • Proposed Rule Would Allow Changes to Certain Grandfathered Plans July 10, 2020
    On July 10, 2020, the Departments of Labor (DOL), Health and Human Services (HHS) and the Treasury issued a proposed rule that would allow grandfathered group health plans to make certain changes to cost-sharing requirements without losing grandfather status.
  • IRS: W-2 Reporting Required for FFCRA Leave Pay July 9, 2020
    Employers are required to report sick and family leave wages paid to employees under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act (FFCRA) on Form W-2, according to guidance from the IRS and the U.S. Treasury Department.

How Glandon Can Help

Glandon Insurance works on behalf of businesses to place the best health insurance plans available for the lowest possible cost. We work closely with health insurance company underwriting to determine if rates presented are as low as can be offered. We give the employer ongoing service via benefit review meetings with employees, claims and billing assistance and customer service that just makes you feel good. Whether you are interested in a traditional PPO or HMO plan or want something different in the form of an HRA or HSA please call us. You’ll find a real person answers the phone and whatever your concern or need is you’ll be listened to and helped out.

Types of Coverage We Provide

A quality insurance agency is known for the companies with which it is associated. For over seventeen years, Glandon Insurance has provided coverage to Virginia businesses through some of the top providers of health, dental, life and disability insurance. The company we keep is dedicated to providing you the best coverage at the best rates and Glandon Insurance is devoted to saving your business thousands of dollars each year with these comprehensive plans.

Glandon Insurance serves Virginia and North Carolina by offering group, individual and family plans from the following companies:

Aetna – Aetna is a national leader of health, dental, life and diability products.

Anthem – Part of the Blue Cross Blue Shield family, Anthem is one of the first names in medical and dental coverage.

American General – Providing life, annuity and supplemental health products to individuals and groups.

BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina – Affordable insurance for businesses and families in North Carolina.

Companion Life – Companion Life specializes in insurance and voluntary products for businesses of 2 or more.

CIGNA – A US employee benefits company.

Delta Dental – Delta Dental strives to promote oral health and make dental coverage affordable for everyone.

Dominion Dental – Dominon offers innovative, competitive and affordable dental and vision plans.

Humana – Humana specializes in sound coverage for businesses as well as families and individuals.

Optima Health – Rated one of the top 50 US health plans by US News and World Report, Optima Health offers affordable medical coverage for Virginia and North Carolina.

United Healthcare – United Healthcare offers a wide selection of flexible individual and group insurance plans for medical, dental, vision and disability.

Unum – Unum specializes in employee benefit plans designed to offer maximum coverage in the event disability, illness or accidents.

 

Please contact Glandon Insurance today at 877-777-9554 or via our e-mail form if you have any questions about our insurance companies.

 

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