By: tripointins On: July 14, 2016 In: Property & Casual Comments: 0

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,...

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By: tripointins On: July 11, 2016 In: Injury Management Comments: 0

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...

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By: tripointins On: July 9, 2016 In: Performance Based Insurance Comments: 0

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...

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By: tripointins On: April 19, 2016 In: Business Insurance Comments: 0

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...

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By: tripointins On: July 30, 2013 In: Business Insurance, Risk Management Comments: 0

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...

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