On an average year, fires in nonresidential structures cost 90 civilian lives, caused 1,620 civilian injuries and led to $2.6 billion in direct damages. The following suggestions will help mitigate fire hazards for your business. Fires need tinder, or easily combustible materials, and oxygen to start. If a spark,...Read more
Approximately 45 percent of people between the ages of 25 and 64 used a computer at work in 2010, reported the U.S. Census Bureau. Typing on a computer keyboard is probably the most common cause of carpal tunnel syndrome, a painful and potentially disabling condition. The following tips can...Read more
The Group Captive is one of the best known types of Performance Based Insurance (PBI). Think of group captive as an insurance company owned and operated by its members. Just like a traditional insurance company, a group captive issues policies, collect premiums and pays for claims, but claims are...Read more
What keeps directors up at night? Many worry about personal liability from their board service. In a 2011 survey, 76 percent of CEOs surveyed said they were not confident for-profit boards had adequate insurance coverage, and 70 percent said the same about non-profit boards. Only 59 percent of respondents...Read more
While Mississippi claims the dubious distinction of being the “fattest state,” with a self-reported obesity rate of 34.9 percent among adults, the truth is that the obesity problem affects employers in every state. Even in Colorado, the “slimmest state,” more than one-fifth of adults are obese. Why Worry About...Read more
Long known for innovation, TriPoint has been at the forefront introducing safety, HR consulting and Injury Management services to the CT marketplace. TriPoint introduced the concept of Performance Based Insurance, which pays dividends to companies who have strong safety cultures and control their losses.