Hey Everyone … Let’s Not Go Phishing!

Let’s take a moment to talk about one of the most feared issues facing the businesses, government and medical industries of our world today: a data breach. It seems like every day we hear a news story regarding the theft of some database of a major retailer, credit card company, hospital or health insurer and […]

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Subcontractors and Certificates of Insurance

Any company can be exposed to risk when hiring the services of outside independent contractors or subcontractors. The goal of any business owner or risk manager is to reduce exposures and protect their organization’s financial interests. Transfer of risk to another party through a combination of contracts and insurance is one method that can be […]

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Wrongful Termination

“It was Johnson, Sir!” “Johnson, you’re fired!” Thus begins what can be a long journey down the road of wrongful termination and its legalities. Susan M. Heathfield, a noted human resources professional, describes wrongful termination in her article on About.com as ending a person’s employment for reasons that are discriminatory and unlawful. Wrongful termination also […]

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Got my toes in the water, can in the sand … Oh, no! Now my can’s in the water!

Although it may currently be the season for swooshing and sashaying down the winter slopes, it won’t be long before the snowpack melts, spring rains and summer storms are upon us, and flooding begins. Let’s take a few minutes to talk about flooding — what it really is and what if anything we can do […]

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