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How Do You Go Mobile…App or Website?

The cell phone is quickly becoming a thing of the past, while the smartphone is quickly becoming the latest trend.  Here are a few interesting facts:  Of the 4 billion mobile phones in use, just over 1 billion are now smartphones.  Apple…

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Employee Theft Can Lead to Unhappy Holidays

It’s hard to believe the Christmas season is just around the corner.  Large amounts of money will be spent on the perfect gifts or donated to favorite charities.  To handle the volume of additional business and customers, many stores and organizations…

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Coming of Age in the Workforce

My oldest daughter works at a local fast-food restaurant.   While she has just entered college, she started working at the restaurant during her senior year in high school.  And, like all younger workers, she was worried that college students would…

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What’s Your Ergonomics IQ?

Ergonomics.  No doubt you’ve heard this term used in your office environment.  But what is ergonomics?  There are many scientific definitions, but in its simplest terms, ergonomics is making a workplace comfortable and efficient for the worker.  Why is ergonomics important…

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What NOT to Forget on Moving Day!

I was reading the newspaper today and noticed something unusual – a business is expanding!   I know with our economy, it’s hard to spend money, especially when it comes to a new building.   It was a nice surprise to see…

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4 Ways to Approach a Loss Control Program

For any business, an effective Loss Control program is a must.  It helps you minimize losses or puts you on a path that greatly reduces the chance of one happening.  Some may feel the effort put toward safety management or, in…

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Five Questions that Could Save Lives in a Fire

This has been a strange year for weather, with some catastrophic losses occurring in the most unlikely of places.   From earthquakes in Virginia to massive flooding in Pennsylvania, one has to wonder if we are truly safe from Mother Nature sometimes!

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Keep Med Pay Coverage and Keep the Peace

Have you ever had a friend at your house and they tripped on a step and got hurt?  Maybe you are a business owner and you’ve had a customer that slipped and fell on your property.   Accidents happen, often by no fault of yours.  That’s…

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5 Reasons Loss Control Consultants are the Good Guys!

At times, Risk Management and Loss Control get a bad rap.  Loss control consultants are viewed in some people’s eyes as “the inspectors who are here to tell me how to run my business” or “the ones who will make my life difficult.”   They can…

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“Back” to Basics

Have you ever had an employee unable to work due to a back injury?   If you have, you are not alone, as many employers deal with this serious workplace issue.   By following a few simple tips, you can help reduce back…

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