Resources

Jamie Fullbright
Director of Human Resources Compass

Part of being a good partner is making sure you have the information you need to make good decisions for your business. We’ve gathered these tools and resources together for you to make it easy for you to find the information you need as quickly as possible. Need something you don’t see here? Get in touch.

Webinars

05.19.2022

HSAs, HRAs, and FSAs . . . Oh, My!

Employers are increasingly looking to consumer driven health plans to help reduce continually rising health care costs. This webinar will review the consumer driven health plans typically provided by employers: health reimbursement arrangements (HRAs), flexible spending accounts (FSAs) and health savings accounts (HSAs). Whether a novice or an expert, this quick refresher is sure to provide some practical tips and comparisons between these different options along with addressing legal considerations surrounding these account-based arrangements.

06.16.2022

Equal Pay for Equal Work: Is It Time for a Pay Audit?

Join us to learn about one of the most significant areas of compliance focus in today’s environment: the gender pay gap. During this webinar, we’ll analyze the history of the gender pay gap as well as the progress that’s been made and the growth yet to come. We’ll discuss the existing Federal statutes that can create compliance concerns for employers in this area of the law and address the basics of an internal pay audit as a means of rectifying potential discrepancies that exist within an organization.

07.21.2022

Health and Welfare Benefits Considerations in M&A

Mergers, acquisitions, and other business reorganizations entail a myriad of complex transactions and critical considerations. In this webinar, we will focus on issues specific to health and welfare benefits, including the due diligence process, strategic management of group health and cafeteria plans, and the implications of controlled group status.

08.18.2022

Workplace Investigations: Essential Practices and Considerations for Employers

Thorough, timely, and impartial investigation of workplace allegations and concerns is an important responsibility of employers. Allegations of harassment, abuse, and unethical business practices are just some of the significant concerns that can arise at any time. Employers and human resource professionals must be able to respond promptly and professionally when made aware of these issues. This webinar will provide an overview of the essential steps employers should take to protect employees, maintain a compliant harassment-free work environment, and mitigate business risk by appropriately addressing serious workplace concerns

Compliance & Benefits Updates

2021 HR Leaders Compliance Summit

2019 Compliance Seminar

2017 Participant Notices Checklist

Compliance Checklist Item:
2017 Notices Packet – Medicare Part D Credible Coverage Notice

Compliance Checklist Item:
2017 Notices Packet – Medicare Part D Non-Credible Coverage Notice

April 16, 2015: EEOC Issues Proposed Wellness Rules

Compliance Checklist Item: IRS FSA Notice

Compliance Checklist Item: ACA Exchange Notice

Compliance Checklist Item: Life Insurance Tax Table

Medical Loss Ratio Benefits Brief

Employee Benefits

Blog: Employee Benefit News

California Employment Law Newsletter (SHRM)

Kaiser Family Foundation

Employee Benefit News

International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans (IFEBP / ICEBS)

Employee Benefits Research Institute

U.S. Department of Labor – COBRA

U.S. Department of Labor – HIPAA

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services – HIPPA

 

Commercial Insurance

Risk & Insurance Management Society (RIMS)

Business Interruption Calculator

Motor Vehicle Reports

Legal Resources

California Mandatory Workplace Postings

Workers’ Compensation Insurance Rating Bureau

North American Industry Classification System (NAICS)

California Department of Insurance

Insurance Information Institute (III)

Insurance Institute for Highway Safety

NAIC – National Association of Insurance Commissioners

 

Insurance Company Rating Agencies


A.M. Best

Moody’s

Standard & Poor’s

 

Disaster Planning


Preparing for Natural Disasters & Weather Emergencies

Landslide Safety Checklist (American Red Cross)

Emergency Preparedness and Response (CDC)

American Red Cross

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC)

Homeland Security

FEMA

 

Personal Insurance

Links


Vehicle Safety Ratings

Vehicle Safety Information

Kelley Blue Book (Vehicle Valuations)

Home Safety Council

Identity Theft:  Privacy Rights Clearinghouse

California Department of Insurance

 

Credit Report & Identity Protection Services:


Equifax

Experian

Trans Union

 

Corporate Retirement Planning

Retirement Plan Options & Descriptions

Retirement Planning Calculator

401k Calculator

Market Watch / Wall Street Journal

Retirement Research Library (EBRI)

U.S. Department of Labor – ERISA

Pension and Welfare Benefits Administration

Pension Research Council

 

HR Services

California Employment Law

California Employment Development Department

California Employment Development Department

California Employment Law Newsletter (SHRM)

Northern California Human Resources Association (NCHRA)

Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM)

HR Certification Institute

California Department of Insurance

California OSHA

IRS Resource Page

U.S. Department of Health & Human Services