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Archives: May 2016

OSHA’s Final Rule on Injury and Illness Reporting

            For decades, OSHA has required employers to keep track of their employees’ injuries and illnesses by recording them in what’s commonly referred to as an “OSHA log.” However, the agency recently released a final rule that will also require some employers to submit these records electronically to be posted on OSHA’s website. Purpose of the Final Rule OSHA believes...

How To Minimize The Fire Hazards In Your Home

Your home is probably your most valuable possession; losing it to fire is unimaginable, but it happens. As a homeowner, you can take steps to minimize the fire hazards in your home and not only protect your loved ones, but also avoid expensive property damage. Plan an Escape Route Every family member should be involved in a fire safety plan so each person knows exactly what to...

How To Survive A Business Interruption

While all business owners want their enterprises to be both productive and profitable, you may not have considered the costs associated with a business interruption. Business interruption coverage can be added to your property insurance; this form of insurance is critical in keeping your business fully protected. It is impossible to predict every eventuality, particularly the damage incurred when a heavy storm or other disaster damages your...