Workplace Safety and Workers’ Compensation
September 4, 2014
If you run a business that employs even one single individual, workplace safety needs to be a top priority. An injured employee who gets hurt on the job can lead to a range of problems, including lawsuits and potential criminal charges in cases involving negligence.
4 Tips for Choosing an Insurance Brokerage
August 18, 2014
Most business owners are aware of how important it is to carry commercial insurance for their company. Still, the process of selecting an insurance brokerage can be complicated and confusing. Here are a few tips on how to navigate this process.
Do You Need Contractual Liability Insurance?
August 11, 2014
If, in the course of your entrepreneurial career, you plan on entering into a contract, then you should consider contractual liability insurance. Since just about everybody who's an entrepreneur enters into some type of contractual agreement at some point, then you should definitely consider contractual liability insurance.
4 Signs You Need Better Risk Control
July 28, 2014
Does your business need better risk control? Risk control, or risk management, is the practice of identifying risks, assessing various means to eliminate or minimize those risks, and allocating business resources to reduce overall risk. It's an essential component to good management of any business.
5 Reasons Your Small Business Needs Property and Casualty Insurance
July 18, 2014
As a small business owner, you know that you already face certain risks. Some of these risks are acceptable and, indeed, part of being an entrepreneur. However, some risks are unacceptable and should be transferred to an insurance company with property and casualty insurance.
Safety Management 101: What Every Small Business Needs to Know
July 18, 2014
As an employer, it's your responsibility to provide a safe working environment. This is for humanitarian purposes first and foremost, but it also makes good business sense. You'll find that you limit your liability, and therefore improve your bottom line, with fewer workplace accidents.
Property and Casualty Insurance: 4 Things You Need to Know
July 11, 2014
The phrase “property and casualty insurance” is bandied about quite a bit, especially between insurance brokers and clients discussing business insurance alternatives. However, many people still don't know what it means. If you're a small business owner, it's important to understand the various types of insurance options available to you.
Improve Company Value with Your Insurance Risk Assessment
May 29, 2014
If you're looking for ways to improve your company's valuation, an insurance risk assessment is one option you should consider. A solid risk assessment with a corresponding action plan adds an intangible asset to your company: stability.
Beginner’s Guide to Risk Management and Insurance Costs
May 24, 2014
If you're new to the strategic side of business then you might not be familiar with the concept of risk management. It's an important consideration if you're responsible for the long-term stability of any company.
3 Ways Effective Safety Management Makes Your Business More Profitable
April 24, 2014
A good safety management program for your business not only makes you a good citizen, it also makes your business more profitable. Safety management is a business process that identifies and mitigates extant safety threats within a company.