Walking (And Driving!) In a Winter Wonderland

Winter is in full swing, creating hazards for all of us! Weather conditions change quickly and being prepared is important. When it comes to safety, on foot or on the road, understanding how to effectively navigate what Mother Nature provides can go a long way. Consider these tips to keep your staff, customers and yourself […]

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Back to School Means Back to Driving Basics

The end of summer comes too quickly for most of us.  With summer vacations wrapping up, and traffic increasing as people go back to work and school, September means preparing yourself for different driving patterns and rules of the road.  According to the David Douglas School District of Portland, Oregon, approximately 480,000 yellow school buses […]

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Cut Out Cuts

Test Your Knowledge Using your experience as a franchisee, what do think is the number one employee injury reported to Intrepid Direct Insurance Company?  Sprained ankles? Back injuries?  Burns? Spoiler Alert: It’s lacerations!  In fact, 30% of all workers’ compensation claims we receive relate to cuts and lacerations.  While usually not too severe or painful, […]

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Are You Sure You Don’t Need Flood Insurance?

Don’t drown your profits… According to Insurance Journal, 2017’s hurricane season was the most expensive ever in the U.S costing us $202.6 billion in damages. We experienced 17 named storms and 10 of those turned into hurricanes.  Hurricanes are obviously a concern near the coast, but flooding can come from many other sources too.  Flooding […]

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Slam Dunk on Safety

Defend against the Madness of March with these safety tips for preventing injuries and accidents during tournament time, or any time. At the door: Place non-slip mats where floors tend to get wet. (Think: doors, soda machines, ice machines and sink areas … just to name a few!) Proceed with caution: After mopping, in times of wet weather […]

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