Monday, September 7, 2020Future Work Trends Ushered in by COVID-19
The COVID-19 pandemic will lead to permanent changes in the way business is conducted, how we manage our workflows and how we handle our personnel.
It has forced many companies to furlough workers or keep operations going by having staff that, if they c... READ MORE >>
Friday, September 4, 2020Protect Your Firm from Hacking by Disgruntled Former Employees While hacking by outsiders is posing a larger and more significant threat to companies of all sizes, the threat of insider jobs - particularly by disgruntled former employees - is often a bigger one. READ MORE >>
Monday, August 31, 2020The Risks Behind Conducting Background Checks Employers are increasingly facing lawsuits over how they handle background checks while screening job applicants. For a lesson in what can happen, take the recent class-action lawsuit filed against a Whole Foods Market Inc. store in Fresno, California. READ MORE >>
Friday, August 28, 2020Study: New Tech Helps Stop Trucks from Rear-Ending Vehicles A new study from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) reports that driver assistance technologies, such as automatic emergency braking and forward collision warning systems, have been shown to reduce accident rates among large trucks. READ MORE >>
Friday, August 21, 2020Protecting Your Business During Wildfires With more wildfires raging across the West, it's not only homes that are being burned to the ground. Hundreds of business owners have seen their facilities succumb to the flames. READ MORE >>
Monday, August 17, 2020The Big Question: Can Employers Require Workers to Vaccinate? As the COVID-19 pandemic rages on and more employers bring staff back to the workplace, many businesses are considering implementing mandatory vaccination policies for seasonal flus as well as the coronavirus. READ MORE >>
Friday, August 14, 2020Your Fall Home Maintenance Checklist
Fall is here and you should use the time to enjoy the cool weather outdoors and take care of housekeeping chores before winter arrives.
You should tackle any needed maintenance before the weather gets too cold and, if you live in a cold weather area, you cou... READ MORE >>
Monday, August 10, 2020How to Have Fun and Protect Your Family This Summer Whatever you have planned this summer - swim parties, outdoor activities, camping, bicycling, boating - activities can be fun. but they all also have some element of risk. You can however take steps to protect your family, and especially your children to help them safely enjoy their summer without any pain and suffering. READ MORE >>
Friday, August 7, 2020What You Need to Know Before Installing a Pool Summer is here with rising temperatures and for many homeowners that means it's pool time. Perhaps you've decided to make the financial commitment to buy a pool. While a swimming pool can provide lots of fun for your family and guests, and can increase the value of your home, it can also bring on higher homeowner's insurance rates. READ MORE >>
Monday, August 3, 2020Benefits of Combining Your Insurance with One Company There are huge advantages to combining your auto and home insurance with a single company. The biggest and most direct benefit is getting a multiple-policy discount. However, it goes beyond that, and the advantages can work in your favor. READ MORE >>