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January 11, 2016

Commercial Crime 101: Protection & Insurance

Every company, regardless of size, is a potential target for commercial crime. Whether it’s employee dishonesty, forgery or alteration, theft of money and securities, burglary or computer fra...

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January 06, 2016

Protecting Your Business from Natural Disasters

With the eastern United States experiencing the warmest and wettest December on record, and an unseasonable cold front whipping through the west, business owners are giving more consideration...

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December 29, 2015

Becoming Cyber-Sophisticated: Spear Phishing Prevention Tips for Your Business

Have you or any of your employees received an email requesting that you transfer funds to a bank or vendor? Did you transfer the funds to only find out later that the email was a fake and now...

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December 15, 2015

Becoming Risk-Savvy: 4 Steps for a Non-Profit Risk Assessment Plan

Some of society’s most important work is performed by non-profit organizations, which is why it’s critical that these organizations take proactive steps to reduce the likelihood or severity o...

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December 07, 2015

How a Pollution Legal Liability Policy Can Benefit Your Business

Property owners often don’t consider pollution legal liability policies, but they should. As evidenced by the recent legionella bacteria that was found in at least several water towers at sch...

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November 30, 2015

Additional Insured vs. Additional Named Insured

Insurance policies don’t only cover those who purchase them. They can also cover additional individuals or businesses that the purchaser designates as being an “additional insured” or an “add...

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November 24, 2015

The Foundational Elements of a Strong Workplace Safety Culture

If you’re a not-for-profit service provider looking to reduce workers compensation costs, one of the best ways to do so is by building a culture of safety in the workplace. However, one of th...

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November 16, 2015

Volume VII, Issue 4: Q4 2015

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November 16, 2015

Use Contractual Risk Transfer to Improve Performance

Industrial distributors face a complex set of risks that if not properly managed can result in poor financial performance, or in extreme cases jeopardize the business itself. These risks are ...

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November 12, 2015

3 Foundational Elements for a Strong Safety Culture

Not-for-profit service provider agencies that want to reduce workers compensation costs can do so by building a culture of safety. The steps to building a workplace culture that is focused on...

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November 09, 2015

Flood Insurance for Business: Homeowners aren’t the only ones who need it

When you hear the term “flood insurance” you might think it’s a precaution that homeowners need to take so they can cover any damages caused by a storm that floods their basement. While flood...

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November 02, 2015

Combating Obesity with a Comprehensive Employee Wellness Program

As cited by numerous reports, America has an obesity problem. This has become such an epidemic that the First Lady, Michelle Obama, developed the “Let’s Move!” program to help the nation’s yo...

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October 28, 2015

How to Mitigate the Threat of Cyber Extortion

For years there’s been an increase in cyber security issues. It’s hard to go a single day without reading a story about how companies large and small are threatened by cyber risks. As a matte...

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October 19, 2015

NLRB Browning-Ferris Decision: How it may Impact Your Business

In late August the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) issued a decision involving Browning-Ferris Industries of California. According to the official statement on the NLRB’s site: In a 3-2...

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October 12, 2015

Automotive Cyber Security: Smart Cars and Fleet Insurance

With each passing year, cars are getting smarter. Just like our smartphones, they’re becoming more sophisticated and more pervasive. The same way you can easily find someone holding an iPhone...