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June 28, 2018

What to Do After a Construction Accident

Although most construction leaders and workers make job-site safety a top priority, approximately 150,000 construction-related accidents still occur each year, according to the Board of Labor...

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June 04, 2018

Preventing Sexual Abuse or Misconduct in Health and Human Services Organizations

A quick scan of recent headlines – including the latest high-profile story about a nursing home that has been found 85 percent liable for the 2013 sexual assault of an 82-year-old resident – ...

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February 13, 2018

Protecting Your Property & Your Bottom Line: Rental Income Loss Coverage

Between the destructive California wildfires and the damage caused by Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma, 2017 was a record-breaking year for natural disasters. According to a recent report ...

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January 30, 2018

Four Tips for New Employee Safety on Construction Sites

Construction is often cited as one of the most dangerous industries in the country.  According to the Reports of Fatalities and Catastrophes Archive from the U.S. Department of Labor, more th...

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January 10, 2018

Contingent Business Interruption: Protecting Your Manufacturing Facility

This year, the United States witnessed firsthand the destruction severe weather events can have on homes, businesses and local economies. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration r...

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November 29, 2017

Winter Weather Risks: Preventing Workplace Injury and Managing Claims

With the winter months quickly approaching, employers across all industries must prepare for cold weather hazards resulting from freezing temperatures. According to the Bureau of Labor Statis...

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November 21, 2017

Steps to Reduce Risk Following a Natural Disaster

Over the course of a few short weeks, Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma devastated major cities, rural towns and miles of coastline. According to Moody’s Analytics, total economic damages a...

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October 25, 2017

Three Tips for Safe Patient Handling

A Bureau of Labor Statistics report revealed that across all industries, 33 of 10,000 full time workers suffered from overexertion injuries. However, this type of injury doubled when looking ...

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October 18, 2017

Indemnity Contracts: Virginia Regulation Update

As a form of contractual risk transfer, indemnification provisions are used to mitigate financial risk by shifting legal liability from one party (indemnitee) to another (indemnitor). This ty...

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September 06, 2017

Autonomous Vehicles & the Evolving Business Landscape

According to the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, there could be 3.5 million self-driving vehicles on the road by 2025. This outlook isn’t surprising considering large automakers like ...

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August 29, 2017

Acquisitions: Cyber Concerns to Consider

Last month, a data breach at a Philadelphia-based health group gave hackers access to the files of 300,000 patients, exposing private data including names, addresses and even social security ...

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August 15, 2017

Volume IX, Issue 2: Q2 2017

In this issue, The Graham Company discusses its unique, proactive approach to risk management, which has been serving clients in high-risk industries for more than 50 years. Producer Luke Foley explai...

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July 17, 2017

The Cost-Saving – and Safety – Benefits of BIM-Driven Prefabrication

According to JLL’s Construction Outlook, construction spending in 2016 rose 4.5 times higher than 2015 levels. Considering this sharp increase, many construction companies are looking for inn...

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July 03, 2017

Managing Accident Risk for Distribution Fleets

In 2016, the Property Casualty Insurers Association of America reported that the property and casualty industry experienced 1.7 billion in net underwriting losses from January through Septemb...

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June 28, 2017

The Benefits of Pre-Dispute Arbitration

This month, The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued proposed requirements for pre-dispute arbitration agreements commonly utilized by long-term care facilities. After CM...