Zamp HR Blog

Why Outsource Safety Training?

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics reported at least 4,764 fatalities in 2020, in addition to 2.7 million injuries and illnesses. While this is down from previous years, the statistics are still staggering. Most, if not all, of these cases, could…
  • Feb 11, 2022

5 Essential Reasons to Offer Employee Handbook

Employee handbooks may be more common at huge corporations, but they are important and useful for companies of all sizes. An employee handbook is a great way to nail down your company’s policies and procedures, communicate expectations to your…
  • Feb 04, 2022

Should Your Business Require Post-Offer Drug Testing?

Relatively few businesses require pre-employment drug tests (which generally have to be performed after an offer is made). The average is about 2%, and this includes industries that require drug testing, such as transit and aviation. This is despite…
  • Feb 02, 2021

8 Reasons to Automate Your Safety Training

Having a good workers' safety program is key to preventing hazards, keeping workers comp premiums down, and improving employee morale. Traditionally, this has taken the form of in-person classroom training. However, this has significant downsides:…
  • Dec 22, 2020

9 Ways PEOs Help Construction Companies

According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), over 20% of all worker fatalities each year are in the construction industry. This makes it difficult to get affordable workers' compensation insurance coverage.
  • Dec 08, 2020

Is It Safe for IT Companies to Outsource Their HR?

When a company fails to keep its clients' information secure, then its reputation inevitably takes a hit. For example, when Yahoo first reported a massive security breach at the end of 2016, its stock shares plummeted. The company's reputation was…
  • Oct 08, 2020

How Innovative Construction Companies Choose Their PEO

Running a construction company is hard work. Between securing contracts, on-site management, technology, and bidding, you have your hands full. So, when it comes to time-consuming tasks like HR administration, there's a good chance you simply don't…
  • Sep 23, 2020

How to Lower Workers' Comp Costs

Employers know that they are required to carry workers comp insurance. However, many do not understand that without optimization, workers' comp costs can take an unnecessarily large chunk of a company's bottom line.
  • Sep 02, 2020

How to Create World-Class Safety Programs

  Every business needs certain documents. You have to file things like Articles of Incorporation and annual reports. But you also need compliance documents. This series of documents includes safety programs.
  • Aug 27, 2020

7 Signs You Have Found the Right PEO

There are over 900 PEOs in operation today, providing services to some 175,000 small and mid-sized businesses. With such a wide variety of PEOs from which to choose, it can be challenging to find the right one for your particular company. Your…
  • Jul 29, 2020
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