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August 02, 2018

Ask The Expert: Builders Risk Insurance

What is builders risk insurance? Builders risk insurance is a specialized type of property insurance designed for buildings under construction or renovation and covers the materials, supplies...

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August 02, 2018

Safety Zone: Safety Leadership Training

Guidelines and safety protocols aren’t enough to create an effective workplace safety culture. It’s not for a lack of bloated programs and rules that we have preventable incidents. More often...

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August 02, 2018

Trend Report: The Collaboration, Innovation & Risk Management Behind Penn Medicine’s $1.5 Billion Hospital Pavilion

Penn Medicine’s 16-story, $1.5 billion New Patient Pavilion is one of the most high-profile construction projects in Philadelphia today. When it opens in 2021, the new LEED-certified hospital...

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July 30, 2018

Reducing the Risk of Lawsuits in Health & Human Services

For health and human services organizations, the risk of a lawsuit – and the resulting damages – is not new. But the consequences can be especially devastating for agencies that work with vul...

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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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May 15, 2018

Spring Risk Forum Recap – Cannabiz: The Effects of Marijuana on Your Business

Employers today are facing an unusual challenge: Although medical cannabis is now legal in 29 states, including Pennsylvania, it remains illegal under federal law. How does that impact your c...

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May 07, 2018

Law Firms: An Appeal for Better Cybersecurity

Law firms are notoriously slow to embrace new technology, but in today’s digital age, implementing new technology is critical in avoiding cyber attacks and protecting your firm from costly br...

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April 18, 2018

Volume X, Issue 1: Q1 2018

In this issue, Graham Company announces our refreshed branding and new website. Carl Bloomfield and Bette McNee also discuss the important difference between employee satisfaction and employee engagem...

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April 17, 2018

Cyber & Construction: Understanding Your Risks

From last year’s Equifax breach to the highly publicized WannaCry and NoPetya attacks, cyber incidents have quickly become one of the top risks facing companies across almost every vertical. ...

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April 10, 2018

Benefits Brief: Designing Benefits Programs for a Changing Workforce

For most organizations, attracting and retaining top talent is a top priority – after all, a successful company starts with assembling a team of smart, dedicated employees. Because health and...

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April 10, 2018

Ask The Expert: Cyber Risks During Mergers & Acquisitions

Why are cyber risks heightened during mergers & acquisitions (M&A)? There will always be heightened risk when two organizations’ information security programs merge, because the likel...

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April 10, 2018

The Important Difference Between Employee Satisfaction and Employee Engagement

For years, healthcare organizations have dedicated time and resources to improve employee satisfaction. And, for good reason – according to a recent report by The Conference Board, less than ...

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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 ...