Loss Control

July 12, 2024

Protecting Commercial Property Against Hail

Hailstorms can be swift and destructive, damaging buildings, outdoor equipment and vehicles in a matter of minutes. Click here to read about potential risks that hail poses to commercial properties and preventative measures to protect buildings.
June 25, 2024

10 Tips for Safer Driving Culture

According to a Bureau of Labor Statistics report, transportation incidents are the leading cause of work-related fatalities in the U.S. Companies must take steps to ensure their employees are operating as safely as possible while driving. Read more to find 10 tips that can help create a safer driving culture.
February 26, 2024

OSHA Federal Penalty Schedule

OSHA citation maximum penalty amounts can be adjusted every year, if announced by January 15. Penalties may be adjusted depending on the gravity of the violation and the employer’s size, history of previous violations and ability to show a good faith effort to comply with OSHA requirements.
October 19, 2023

DOL’s Initiative to Refine PPE Regulations: A Significant Step in Construction Safety

The DOL recently made public its intention to modify OSHA's construction PPE standard. The revision intends to emphasize that PPE must properly fit each employee to protect them from occupational hazards.
October 19, 2023

E&O Insurance for Contractors

Having contractors' E&O insurance is essential for general contractors, as it safeguards their businesses and reputations. Contractors' E&O insurance provides liability coverage for trade contractors, such as carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and HVAC technicians, for damages resulting from unintentional faulty workmanship.