Topic: Does your organization use freelancers, independent contractors, consultants, or other outsourced workers? Contingent Workforce solutions are a growing part of today and our future workplace environment. There are many reasons that a company may choose to source staffing through a third party. Can you identify and manage the risks? This meeting will focus on understanding the types of contingent staffing commonly used along with recommended risk management strategies.
Speaker: Lisa Abernathy is a Senior Vice President with USI Insurance Services, who specializes in working with large organizations that require wide-ranging risk management needs. She has an extensive background in working specially with staffing and professional employers’ organization companies. She has been working to provide risk management solutions to her customers for over 30 years. Lisa began her career as an underwriter and then later moved to the brokerage side of the business. She has been utilized by many insurance carriers to assist in evaluating entry to various industries and providing tailored solutions. She has been a speaker at various insurance conferences throughout her career including RIMS, WCI, SIA and many associations. Her professional designations include a Property & Casualty License and Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU).