On March 11, 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) declared COVID-19 a pandemic. Governments, municipalities and employers are taking various measures to help contain the spread. To assist you, this page includes information regarding potential insurance coverage implications and additional resources to monitor this evolving situation.


Potential Coverage Implications



  • COVID-19 Compliance Considerations: Returning to Work Series | Human Resources

Agenda & Topics:

    • Families First Coronavirus Relief Act (FFCRA)
    • Wage and Hour Concerns
    • Discrimination and Harassment
    • Talent Acquisition
    • Management Training

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COVID-19 Compliance Considerations: Returning to Work Series | Employee Benefits

Agenda & Topics:

    • New Federal Guidance
    • Affordable Care Act
    • HIPAA Implications
    • Section 125 Plans
    • ERISA Obligations
    • Next Steps for Employers

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COVID-19 Compliance Considerations: Returning to Work Series | Health & Safety

Agenda & Topics:

    • Government Recommendations
    • Control and Prevention Practices
    • Hazard Recognition
    • Health and Safety Standards
    • Maintaining a Healthy Workforce
    • Return to Work Action Plan

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  • Family First Coronavirus Response Act | What Employers Need to Know

Learn about the most recent developments affecting employers from a human resources perspective and gain insights into what legislation may be coming later this week.

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  • COVID-19 | Critical Considerations for Plan Sponsors

Learn about the most recent developments affecting employee benefits and learn what steps employers should be taking to ensure compliance under the new legislation.

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  • Employee Benefits – Paycheck Protection Program | A New Relief Option for Small Businesses

Listen to an overview of the Small Business Administration’s resources that provide small businesses with working capital loans that can provide vital economic support to small businesses to help overcome the temporary loss of revenue they are experiencing.

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Additional Resources

The following includes a roundup of resources to assist in monitoring the most up-to-date information available:

Benefits and Human Resources

Business Planning and Continuity/Operations

Cyber Risks

Government and Policy Notices

Mental Health and Wellbeing

While we continue to monitor this fluid situation, please do not hesitate to contact us with any questions or concerns. In the meantime, we’d like to thank you for trusting AHERN Insurance Brokerage with your insurance needs.

AHERN is excited to present the first edition (January-April) of our webinar series calendar for 2020!

These webinar programs are valid for one (1) Professional Development Credit towards the SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management) SHRM-CP/SHRM-SCP designations and meets the HR Certification Institute’s (HRCI) criteria for recertification credit pre-approval. Please note that these webinars do not qualify for MCLE credit.

We encourage you to take advantage of these free and informative webinars.

Click on the below invitations to register.