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May is Mental Health Month

This month MBWCF will be highlighting some tools for getting back to the basics of mental health! With mental health entering the mainstream, it’s critical that we get the basics right, like maintaining good mental health or recognizing warning signs. Mental Health America’s 2023 Mental Health Month toolkit provides free […]

Only 1 in 10 Managers Are Worried About Burnout

But the other 9 should be. A sure-fire way to help bring about a crisis is to ignore the problems that can create it. The results of a new research project are focusing a spotlight on a serious problem faced by millions of employees that could create a crisis for […]

Winter is a Hazardous Time!

Winter is a hazardous time, remind each other of safety procedures and stay aware of your surroundings. Discuss workplace winter procedures and know who is in charge of keeping walkways and parking lots clear Remember to wear boots and be aware of icy conditions Report any injury to your supervisor […]

Parking Lot Safety Matters

Slippery conditions, uneven surfaces, and poor lighting can make parking lots hazardous. A well-maintained and properly lit parking area can help keep everyone safe from potential injuries. Make sure employees have a way to report conditions in the parking lot that feel unsafe or dangerous. A quick response will make […]

Don’t Gamble on Safety

Reduce slip, trip, and falls on stairs. Millions of people are treated for fall-related injuries. Are you being safe going up and down the stairs?  Below are a few tips on how to stay safe Hold On to the Handrail. Make Sure Your Stairs Are Up to Code. Do Not […]

A Flood Can Happen Anywhere. Is Your Bank Ready?

25% of all flood insurance claims come from moderate- to low-risk areas. This means you don’t have to be in a high-risk zone to be affected. Floods can cause serious damage. While a few inches of water doesn’t seem like much, it can knock you down. Flash floods often occur without […]

One Reason Why Workplace Accidents Skyrocket

The likelihood for workplace accidents skyrockets when employees are under the influence. Drinking on the job can also lead to aggravated assault and sexual battery charges. Other side effects of addiction and drug abuse at work can include: Withdrawal symptoms affecting job performance Inability to focus or concentrate while under […]

Take a Vacation – Not a Trip

Summer is in full swing and everyone’s schedules are busy. Employees are ready to get out and about, back to the office, out to lunch, out for a quick walk. Fresh air and sunshine are invigorating but remember to watch where you step. Being conscious of where you walk in […]

When Volunteering Outside Watch Out!

Summertime is in full swing and cleaning out weeds from the flower beds around our own buildings and volunteer work in our community can be hazardous. This could lead to unexpected workers’ compensation claims. Do you know what the common poisonous plants in your area are and what to do […]

Which employers will continue to be required to file a claim for all COVID-19 positive?

The latest news from the Michigan Council of Self-Insured Group Administrators (MCSIGA) regarding Work Comp Agency Rule 101620, HB 4753, and HB 4822 Which employers will continue to be required to file a claim for all COVID-19 positive? If you have any questions please contact Natisha Jorae at