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Every year more than 164,000 emergency room-treated injuries and 300 deaths in the US are caused by falls from ladders.  Since March is Ladder Safety Month, here are some Basic Ladder Safety Tips from The American Ladder Institute which can...
Be prepared to lose an hour on Sunday when you should advance your clocks by one hour.  The debate is on to eliminate this long-held practice and individual states are discussing the pros and cons of maintaining DST.  Daylight Savings Time...
Every day over 2,000 Americans suffer from an eye injury.  This means that almost one million Americans have experienced some vision loss due to eye injury which results in more than $300 million in lost work time, medical expenses and workman'...
Malicious cyber activity cost the U.S. economy between $57 billion and $109 billion in 2016, the White House Council of Economic Advisers estimated in a report on Friday. The report quoted the U.S. intelligence community as saying the main foreign...
Have you considered a career in insurance?  It's more than a job, it's more than "selling" -- it's about working with a client to provide them with the very best insurance coverage to meet their needs and mitigate their risks. It's a rewarding...
Throughout the coldest months of the year, winter flooding is a country-wide risk.  What causes winter flooding? Coastal flooding, ice jams, and rapid snowmelt cause water damage.  High winds cause wide-spread tidal flooding and severe...
Smaller businesses have become targets for cybercriminals because criminals know they have fewer defense resources than large enterprises.  If cybercriminals can breach a small business and steal credentials (e.g. for banking accounts or email...
Between frozen pipes, power outages, and downed trees, there are a lot of things for homeowners to worry about in the winter. Especially during winters like this year where temperatures fluctuate, ice dams become a huge concern. Beyond causing...
Flu season is here and flu viruses are often passed from person to person.  What can you recommend to your employees to prepare themselves and their workstations from these invisible bugs?  Read on. Prevention Tips: Wash your hands...
As we start the new year, it is a great time to check the following devices to insure they are in top working order. Fire Extinguishers Make sure the pin is intact and tamper seal is unbroken.  Confirm the pressure gauge or indicator is in the...

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