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Posted on 09/12/2019

Life Happens, a non-profit organization, has an entire website devoted to life insurance. September is Life Awareness Month and you will find calculators to assist in determining the insurance coverage you need, along with helpful videos and educational pieces.  Go to ... more

Posted on 09/06/2019

The Small Business Administration has created a Business Guide to help keep your business running if a disaster strikes.  It provides steps to prevent and prepare for disaster, and know where to get aid if disaster strikes.

Over 25% of businesses do not open again after a major disaster... more

Posted on 08/30/2019
Tags Labor Day

Labor Day, celebrated the first Monday in September, pays tribute to the contributions and achievements of American workers.  It was created by the labor movement in the late 19thcentury and became a federal holiday in 1894 by Grover Cleveland.  Labor Day weekend also symbolizes the end of... more

Posted on 08/23/2019

Last week’s post dealt with child safety, today we’d like to provide tips for drivers in a school zone.  Please review and be prepared for back to school traffic.

  • Be on the lookout for school zone signals and ALWAYS obey the speed limits.
  • When entering a school zone, be sure... more
Posted on 08/16/2019

Getting your children ready to start school is a perfect opportunity to review keeping them safe. 

Reader’s Digest has nine tips – take the time to review them with your children before school begins.

  • Plan a walking route to school or the bus stop
  • Walk the route with... more
Posted on 08/09/2019

Safe & Sound Week is a nationwide event held each August that recognizes the successes of workplace safety and health programs and offers information and ideas on how to keep American’s workers safe.

OSHA has put together an entire program that features a webinar, course offerings,... more

Posted on 08/02/2019

We usually prepare for a flood, hurricane, tornado, or weather-related incident with a go bag, but have you prepared for your pets.  Take a look at a couple of tips to consider:

  1. Create an emergency kit with food, medications, vet record, and an identification tag
  2. Pack your... more
Posted on 07/19/2019

Employees should understand the factors that lead to heat susceptibility.  With temperatures rising, it is a good time to review.

Head susceptibility can be caused by:

  • A combination of high temperature, direct sun, and humidity;
  • Intense physical labor during peak... more
Posted on 07/05/2019

Lots of barbecues are happening this weekend.  It’s is no better time to pass along some grill safety tips to make sure your party is fun and incident free.  Here are some statistics to illustrate the point.

From 2013-2017, grills, hibachis and barbecues were involved in 10,200 home fires... more

Posted on 06/28/2019
Tags RV safety

Getting ready to explore the US in your RV.  Take a look at these safety tips provided by Property Casualty 360 to ensure you have a wonderful risk-free trip.

  • Install smoke alarms
  • Stay in the kitchen while you cook
  • Use only one heat-producing appliance plugged into... more

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