Category Archives: Business

Flood Safety

Flood Safety According to the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), floods are one of the most common disasters in the United States. It’s important to be aware of flood safety hazards no matter where you live, but especially if you live in a low-lying area, near water or downstream from a dam. Even small streams,…
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Computer Security Flaws Discovered

Computer Security Flaws Discovered Critical Cyber Exploits Affect Nearly All Computers Cyber security researchers recently announced the discovery of two major security flaws that could allow hackers to bypass regular security measures and obtain normally inaccessible data. The flaws, referred to as Meltdown and Spectre, are both caused by design flaws found in nearly all…
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The Benefits of Crime Insurance

The Benefits of Crime Insurance As a leader within your organization, you want to trust your employees and the people you do business with. However, the reality is that no business is immune to the threat of crime and fraud. In fact, the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners estimates that a business can expect to…
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Serving Alcohol at the Office Holiday Party?

Serving Alcohol at the Office Holiday Party? Limiting Social Host Liquor Liability A bartender is legally liable for serving alcohol to a patron who becomes intoxicated and  when injures a third party. Does a business face a similar exposure when it hosts a social event where alcohol is served, such as an open house or…
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OSHA Delays Electronic Reporting to Dec. 15, 2017

OSHA Delays Electronic Reporting to Dec. 15, 2017 OVERVIEW The Occupational Safety and Health Administration’s (OSHA) electronic reporting rule requires certain establishments to report information electronically from their OSHA Forms 300, 300A and 301. Under the rule, the first electronic reports were due on July 1, 2017. However, on Nov. 24, 2017, OSHA issued a…
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