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February 03, 2021

Can your organization survive an uninsured Ransomware event?

If you're not prepared your renewal might not include this critical coverage. Every year we say the cyber insurance market is evolving. While it sounds redundant, it remains true. Years ago, the prio...

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December 17, 2020

Holiday Safe Shopping

While the Holidays are known as the “Season of Giving Gifts,” this time of year is quickly also becoming known as the “Season of Giving away Personal Information.” Cyber criminals strike when...

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November 11, 2020

Employee Benefits needs are changing amid the COVID-19 Pandemic

A key shift in day-to-day operations for employee benefits in the corporate workforce since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic is the increased usage of technology. Born out of necessity and ...

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October 01, 2020

Ransomware Attacks Are On the Rise… Are You Prepared?

Do you think you have an impenetrable firewall, strong enough to ward off a cyber attack before it happens? Do the terms “Dark Web”, “Ransomware”, “Malware” and “Phishing” sound like things t...

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July 30, 2019

From The Mat To The Boardroom: Wrestling Lessons For Business Success

When I look back at the experiences that have greatly shaped my life and my career, nothing has influenced the person and businessman I have become more than the sport of wrestling. My tenure...

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March 19, 2019

Event Recap: Greater Washington Board of Trade Mid-Winter Dinner

What is the Greater Washington Board of Trade? Founded in 1899, in response to a Washington Post editorial calling for the establishment of a much-needed board of trade, the Greater Washingto...

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March 04, 2019

Safety Zone: OSHA’s New Rule Impacting Crane Operations

Whether your company owns or rents cranes – or controls a construction project where cranes are operating – OSHA’s updated rule for crane operator training, certification and evaluation affec...

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February 20, 2019

Ensuring Workforce Resiliency – Part 1

Many employees in today’s workforce are expected to operate in highly demanding environments and to show resilience against growing psychological burdens. Several occupations are experiencing...

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August 21, 2018

What Employee Ownership Means for Our Clients

The insurance industry remains a hot target for growth and consolidation. Last year, we saw a spike in mergers and acquisitions among insurance brokers with 537 total deals, according to Delo...

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March 27, 2018

The Value of Drug Carve-Outs

According to recent reporting in Reuters, U.S. spending on prescription medicine is expected to escalate to $610 billion by 2021. This startling statistic is a major concern for many of our n...

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February 26, 2018

Cutting Healthcare Costs: Why Employers Should Consider Referenced-Based Pricing

Whether a small company or a large corporation, healthcare costs are one of the largest expenditures for any employer.  This will undoubtedly continue in 2018, with Mercer’s annual Survey of ...

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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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December 18, 2017

Eliminating the Risk of Harassment in the Workplace

Employment practices liability insurance (EPLI) has become an increasingly prevalent policy for organizations varying in size. These types of policies not only cover alleged sexual harassment...