You’ve probably heard of pay-as-you-go workers’ compensation insurance. It’s likely you’ve received a few emails, phone calls, or letters in the mail offering this as an alternative to the traditional workers’ comp you’ve purchased. Before you make the leap from your current coverage to pay-as-you-go, it’s important to understand what it is and what it isn’t.
You probably already know that renters insurance covers your personal possessions in your apartment in the event of a break-in or other disaster, but you probably didn’t know about some of the lesser known but equally important benefits. If you’ve wondered if your renters insurance was really worth the money you pay, here’s your proof.
Between all the shopping you’ll likely do on Black Friday and Cyber Monday and the shopping you’ll do throughout the holiday season, you’re going to have a lot of transactions. With all the data breaches we’ve seen this year, it’s more important than ever to take steps to protect yourself.
The holidays can be a stressful time for everyone. Family obligations, buying gifts, juggling home and work – people are often get stressed out by Thanksgiving and it only gets worse until after the first of the year. Stress has a big impact on your employees, too – at home and at work. You might not be able to help them in their personal lives, but reducing stress at work is definitely a good goal to have. When you do, you increase productivity and reduce safety problems.
Ahhh, Thanksgiving. It’s a time of family, friends, and football – although not always in that order. For most people, the center of attention during the holiday season is the turkey. Bake it, smoke it, roast it, or grill it, it’s all delicious both the first time you eat it and as leftovers for the next few days.
Every day in the United States, at least six children die from accidents and injuries that occur in the home. Many of which are preventable. Because of this, November has been designated Child Safety and Prevention Month.
When you get into a minor accident, you really just want the hassle and headache to go away. It’s not uncommon to skip steps or think that things like police reports don’t matter, especially when it was “just” a fender bender. But it’s important to always file a police report after an accident, no matter how minor it seems.
For many people, driving becomes second nature and we often start to overlook, or become lax about, many safety precautions. It’s important to always be on alert and to never get too comfortable behind the wheel.
Carrying auto insurance is required by law in North Carolina and nearly everywhere else in the country. Knowing this, you’d think everyone would have coverage. You can’t always count on other people to do the right thing when it comes to their insurance. So what happens if you get into an accident with someone who doesn’t have any or enough auto insurance?
Now that the weather is cooling off, it’s time to tackle a few things around your home. If you wait too long, winter will be here, and you won’t be able to get anything done. And what doesn’t get done could make for a miserable winter.
Check out our 23 fall maintenance tips to put on your to-do list.