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Agriculture Risk Insights: Integrated Pest Management

Negative effects of pesticides on the environment and on humans is becoming more apparent. Due to the rise in these issues there...


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Tags: Agribusiness

Health and Safety: Workplace Transportation

Every year there are over 3,00 incidents involving workplace transportation. Knowing how to mitigate these risks is important in...


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Tags: Transportation & Logistics

Protect Tenant Information from Identity Theft

Property managers are popular targets for identity theft due to the large amount of personal information they need to acquire...


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Tags: Professional & Financial Services

Are You Prepared? Cyber Attacks

Physical threats prompt immediate action, but what about cyber threats that often are difficult to identify and understand? Cyber...


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Tags: Cyber

Minimizing Customer Injury Risk

Prevention planning for customer injury risks at retail establishments can ensure you're protected from the overwhelming costs of...


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Tags: Retail & Hospitality

A Word to the Wise About Construction Defects

A claim for a construction defect can be extremely costly both financially and reputably. Mitigating these risks can protect your...


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Manufacturing: The Hazards of Biofuels

It is important to protect your company from the fire and explosion hazards, chemical reactivity hazards and toxicity hazards of...


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Tags: Manufacturing

Property Management Employee Safety Manual

A customizable employee safety manual for employees in the property management industry featuring safety policies and procedures...


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Tags: Professional & Financial Services

Tech Insurance Terms to Know

By better understanding technology insurance terms you can be prepared for new developments in technology risks.


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Tags: Life Sciences & Technology

Cryptocurrencies and What They Mean for Businesses

Cryptocurrency is a relatively new way for businesses to accept and send payments to customers, vendors and suppliers. While it...


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Tags: Life Sciences & Technology

Protecting Vacant Real Estate Property

At a time when layoffs, foreclosures and interest rates increase your firm may need to manage vacant properties. It is important...


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Tags: Professional & Financial Services

General Health and Safety Duties of Quarry Operators

Quarries can be chaotic places. Quarry operators are responsible for a lot at a quarry from design to operation. 


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Tags: Energy, Resources & Renewables

Agribusiness: Emergency Preparedness for Farmworkers

Farms are susceptible to natural or man-made emergencies and disasters. To reduce the impact of such events you need to create a...


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Tags: Agribusiness

Non-profit and Faith-based Employee Safety Manual

Ensuring your non-profit or faith-based organization has clear guidelines on key responsibilities and safety policies is critical...


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Tags: Nonprofit, Sports & Recreation

Advanced Planning for Natural Disasters

While there is no way to prevent a natural disaster there are still ways of protecting your business in advance to ensure you can...


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Tags: Life Sciences & Technology, General

Are You Prepared? Extreme Heat

 

A period of extreme heat and high humidity can be dangerous, even life-threatening if you don't take the extra precautions to...


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Tags: Personal Lines

Physical Protection of Cyber Assets

 

When it comes to securing cyber assets, many people often think of only mitigating cyber risks like spam, phishing and malware....


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Tags: Cyber

Avoiding the Most Common Transportation Claims

 

The combined costs of repairs and claims from an accident with one of your drivers can put your company out of business....


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Tags: Transportation & Logistics

Crowd Control During Retail Sales Events

 

Crowd- related injuries during special events and promotional events have increased as products have become more poplar and...


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Tags: Retail & Hospitality

Manufacturing: Food Recall Guide

 

While food manufactures take every precaution to ensure product quality, recalls can still occur. Identifying best practices...


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Tags: Manufacturing

Construction Risk Insights: Arc Flash Prevention and Protection

 

Electric arc flashes are a potential threat on most construction worksites. 94% of arc flash incidents are preventable. With...


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Tags: Construction, Contractors & Real Estate

Architects and Engineers: Finding Value in Value Engineering

 

Value Engineering is an organized process the is meant to optimize your return on investment. It is meant to analyze the design...


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Tags: Professional & Financial Services, Architects & Engineers

Agriculture Risk Insights: Manage Safety to Save Money

 

Agribusiness can be at risk of costly on-the-job accidents if you don't have proper safety policies and procedures in place...


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Tags: Agribusiness

Mining Employee Safety Manual

 

Having a safety-conscious work environment is crucial within the mining industry. Safety policies and procedures need to be...


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Tags: Mining & Mineral Exploration

Recreation and Entertainment Safety Manual

 

Recreation and entertainment establishments can have large risks when it comes to employee safety. There are various areas you...


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Tags: Nonprofit, Sports & Recreation

Manufacturing Risk Insights: Nanotechnology

 

Nanotechnology is becoming increasingly popular in manufacturing our every day products using nanoparticles and materials. As...


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Tags: Life Sciences & Technology

Fuel Efficiency Best Practices for Fleets

 

As gases prices continue to rise companies need to reduce their fuel expenses for their commercial fleets. Fleet managers can...


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Tags: Transportation & Logistics

Retail & Hospitality: Loss Control - Gas Stations & Convenience Stores

Gas stations and convenience stores have a wide range of liability, property and security risks. Loss control measures are...


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Tags: Retail & Hospitality

Cyber Liability – Cyberespionage Explained

 

Cyberespionage, also known as cyberspying, is a type of cyber attack that involves capturing and leveraging valuable...


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Tags: Cyber

Manufacturing: Protect Your Organization When Discontinuing Operations

Discontinuing products or operations requires ongoing protection from risk and liability due to continuous use of your products...


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Tags: Manufacturing

Construction: Structural Issues and Aging Buildings

Being proactive with structural integrity checks can be imperative to preventing common structural issues of aging buildings....


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Tags: Construction, Contractors & Real Estate

9 Ways Agriculture Workers Can Stay Safe While Doing Harvesting Work

Harvesting equipment is some of the most dangerous machinery you will encounter on the job. You may be less familiar with the...


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Tags: Agribusiness

How Construction Workers Can Stay Safe While Doing Scaffolding Work

The majority of scaffold accidents on the construction site are caused by falling, slipping or being struck by an object from...


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Tags: Construction, Contractors & Real Estate

3 Ways You Can Keep Your Organization’s Website Safe and Secure

Website security is more important than ever. Cyber criminals are constantly looking for improperly secured websites to attack;...


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Tags: Cyber

6 Farm Machinery Hazards That Agribusiness Workers Need to Be Aware Of

Even though farm machinery manufacturers try to ensure that their products are safe by equipping them with safety guards,...


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Tags: Agribusiness

How the Non-owned Automobile Policies Work for Mining Companies

Note that this policy will respond to suits against the company arising from accidents involving employees driving rental...


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Tags: Energy, Resources & Renewables, Mining & Mineral Exploration

Hazards of Vacant Property That Property Managers Should Be Aware Of

In reality, vacant properties present a unique set of risks that must be managed effectively to avoid costly losses at a time...


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Tags: Construction, Contractors & Real Estate

A Guide to Corporate D&O Policies for Directors and Officers in Mining

Corporate indemnification and insurance policies designed to protect Directors and Officers (D&Os) in mining can be complex...


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Tags: Energy, Resources & Renewables, Mining & Mineral Exploration

3 Ways to Avoid Vicarious Liability When Working With Subconsultants

Vicarious liability arises from the common law doctrine of “agency law” and occurs when someone in a superior or controlling role...


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Tags: Professional & Financial Services

8 Ways Construction Employees Can Dismount Large Equipment Safely

Because jumping down off large equipment is a common practice for construction workers, it’s no surprise that lower back, knee,...


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Tags: Construction, Contractors & Real Estate

How Non-Profits Can Benefit From Board Orientations for New Members

Given the critical role board members play in an organization’s overall success, these individuals need to be up to speed on the...


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Tags: Nonprofit, Sports & Recreation

Winter Weather Liabilities That Property Managers Should Be Aware Of

If you deal with either commercial or residential property, you are responsible for the side effects of winter. In legal terms,...


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Tags: Construction, Contractors & Real Estate

10 Tips for How to Avoid Becoming a Victim of Phishing Attacks

Cyber security is more important than ever. Cyber criminals are constantly looking for improperly secured websites to attack;...


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Tags: Cyber

6 Common Risks and Exposures That Athletic Goods Stores Need to Know

Stores that sell athletic goods may be limited to athletic clothing and shoes or may specialize in a specific sport, such as...


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Tags: Retail & Hospitality

How Mining Companies Can Transfer Risk and Protect Their Assets

An essential part of any Insurance program is the effective use of Risk Management and loss control strategies to mitigate...


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Tags: Energy, Resources & Renewables, Mining & Mineral Exploration

5 Ways Fleet Managers Can Use Geofencing to Better Manage Truck Fleets

A geofence is a virtual parameter in a real-world geographic area. These areas can be as narrow as a single-lane street or as...


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Tags: Transportation & Logistics

8 Exposures and Risks That Property Appraisers Might Not Be Aware Of

Appraisers provide valuation services for both real and personal property. These valuations may be used for tax or other...


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Tags: Construction, Contractors & Real Estate

How Your Information and Data Are Compromised in a Cyber Attack

While most phishing attacks are sent by way of email or deceptive websites, cyber criminals can take many other approaches. The...


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Tags: Cyber

7 Tips for How Workers Can Work Safely When Welding on a Worksite

Welding and cutting tasks are dangerous, especially when working on a construction site. As surroundings are constantly...


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Tags: Construction, Contractors & Real Estate

How Restaurants Can Prepare for Health Inspections and Manage Risks

Ensuring that your restaurant is clean and serves fresh, safe food to patrons is your greatest responsibility, and health...


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Tags: Retail & Hospitality

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