Fire Protection: Suppression Methods

Fire protection is comprised of three distinct categories: building design, fire detection, and fire suppression. Fire suppression systems exist as the last line of defense if a fire occurs. They are the key players in containing and extinguishing fires. The National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) has codes that dictate the operation and maintenance of virtually […]

Minimizing Risk against Product Liability in the Cannabis Industry

One of the major forms of risk for cannabis businesses is product liability. Although the conditions for this area of law vary state to state, it generally extends to not only hold manufacturers accountable, but also retailers, often citing strict liability, negligence, misrepresentation of theories, and/or express or implied warranties. This inclusion occurs largely to […]

What to Look for in a Cannabis Insurance Agency

It’s no secret that the cannabis industry is high-risk, high-reward. It’s also rapidly growing, with new laws and regulatory frameworks being put into place as legalization expands across US states. It’s for this reason that it will be absolutely crucial for business owners to carefully select the right insurance partner. In this fast-paced, constantly changing […]

Preventing Slips, Trips, and Falls in the Workplace

According to the National Floor Safety Institute, falls are the primary cause of ER visits (21.3%), with slips accounting for over 1 million of these visits (12% of total falls). They are also the leading cause of lost days from work, workers’ compensation claims, and occupational injury for people ages 55 years and older. Since […]

Evaluating your Non-Owned Vehicles Insurance Policy

Although many businesses have established rules to reduce accidents among company-owned vehicles, they neglect to apply these same controls to non-owned vehicles. Because of this, businesses are regularly forced to pay a significant amount of money and often become involved in lawsuits related to non-owned vehicle accidents. Non-Owned Vehicle Matters Reasons that organizations end up […]