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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...

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October 06, 2015

Cyber Security in Manufacturing & Engineering: How to Manufacture the Best Strategy for Your Company

The common movie theme where a wild robot wreaks havoc on an unsuspecting human populace (i.e., Terminator) has not happened yet (at least not that we are aware of); nor have people starting ...

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September 21, 2015

Property and Casualty Insurance Trends: It’s a Buyer’s Market

Insurance renewal season is right around the corner, and we’re seeing a positive outlook for property and casualty insurance trends. We’re seeing a softening in the market; carriers are...

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September 14, 2015

How to Enhance Your Contractor’s Equipment Policy

If you’re a contractor, your equipment represents a crucial asset and investment for your business that needs to be protected. How can you better protect that investment with a contractor&#82...

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September 09, 2015

Lender Insurance Requirements: Adequate Protection for Your Real Estate Investment?

When purchasing or refinancing commercial or multifamily real estate property, buyers are required by lenders to secure insurance coverage that meets minimum standards. Although lenders set t...