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June 08, 2015

The Value of Insurance Loss Data Analytics

Over your company’s lifespan, it is likely that you will change insurance carriers several times. In fact, you might switch insurance carriers five times in a ten year period. These changes c...

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June 01, 2015

Safety and Liability for Commercial Pools

According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, there’s an average of 390 drowning deaths in pools each year, as well as 4,900 emergency room visits as a result of pool and spa drow...

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May 26, 2015

Managing Family Expectations at Assisted Living Facilities

Do you want your customers to sue you? Of course not. Well, it’s been said that satisfied customers don’t sue. The best way to keep them satisfied is by meeting and exceeding their expectatio...

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May 18, 2015

What You Don’t Know About Commercial Drone Insurance

Unmanned aerial vehicles – also known as UAVs or commercial drones – are becoming more and more common. In addition to being used for military purposes, it appears that they will play a big r...

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May 11, 2015

Why You Should Seriously Consider Surety Bonds

With the economy continually improving, we’ve seen a proliferation of construction projects across the country. In Philadelphia alone, there are countless projects being planned, built and de...

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May 04, 2015

Marijuana Legalization and Workers Compensation Considerations

With nearly 10 states considering legalizing medical marijuana, employers need to be aware of the possible impact to their workplace policies. While drug-free workplace policies put in place ...

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April 27, 2015

Insurance for Non-profit Board of Directors: The Importance of D&O

Given that non-profit organizations have no shareholders, you may ask yourself if there is a need for Directors & Officers insurance. In fact, insurance for non-profit Board of Directors ...

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April 20, 2015

CSA Scores and Their Impact on Fleet Insurance

What is a CSA Score? In 2010, the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) launched a safety enforcement program called Compliance, Safety, Accountability (CSA). The purpose of thi...

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April 13, 2015

Prevent Nurse Back Injuries with a No-Lift Culture

It’s no secret. Thousands of nurses are injured on the job every year by lifting patients. As a matter of fact, more nurses are afflicted with back and arm injuries than any other occupations...

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April 06, 2015

Potential M&A Insurance Pitfalls

After a difficult stretch for the last several years, many companies are finally in a position seek strategic opportunities for growth. One such opportunity is to grow by acquisition. While a...

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March 30, 2015

Defective Product Liability: Claims and Coverage Considerations

If you are a manufacturer, there are three types of product defects you need to be aware of: design defects, manufacturing defects and marketing defects. Not only can your defective product l...

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March 23, 2015

A Property and Casualty Insurance Playbook for Property Owners in 2015

This article originally published on Commercial Property Executive’s website on January 19, 2015. By Kevin D. Smith, CPCU, ARM, Vice President As commercial property owners plan for the year ...

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March 23, 2015

Addressing Distractions in the Workplace to Improve Patient Safety Outcomes

By Bette McNee, RN, NHA, Clinical Risk Management Consultant In the health and human services industry today, practitioners such as doctors, nurses, psychiatrists and other types of caregiver...

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March 23, 2015

Creating & Implementing a Construction Safety Plan

Being a successful contractor involves more than being good at your craft. It also involves establishing and maintaining strong client relationships that will grow and sustain your business f...