Central Insurance Companies

Category: Loss Control


Hit a Home Run with Your Contingency Plan

I love the month of February, because it means Spring Training is just around the corner!   Since I am an avid Chicago Cubs fan, the only way I can possibly feel any sort of victory by season’s end is by…

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The Cold Truth about Ice

Two of my all-time favorite movies are A Christmas Story and National Lampoons Christmas Vacation.  I just can’t wait to dust off those classic movies every year and stick them back in my DVD player.

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Office Safety Starts With Good Housekeeping

When you think office housekeeping, you probably think of tasks like keeping things off the floor, hanging up coats in designated areas and not on the backs of chairs, leaving the conference room with a clean table and chairs pushed in,…

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The Invisible Criminal

I receive e-mails periodically from industry sources that share information on various insurance topics. One thing that’s certain is that communication has changed since I entered the industry. From the not-so-green printed manuals to Facebook and digital newsletters, information flows…

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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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Don’t Be Haunted by a Claim this Halloween

I remember when I was a kid out trick-or-treating.  There was always this house set up kind of like a haunted house.  Usually someone was jumping out from behind a corner or popping out of a box, trying to get…

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5 Ways to Prevent Bed Bugs from Hitching a Ride Home

When I was a youngster spending the night at my grandparents, one of the last things my grandmother would say while tucking me in bed was, “Sleep tight and don’t let the bed bugs bite.”  To be honest, I really…

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