Small Business


Enjoy the ride... but please put your phone away first!

Americans love to drive. And as we were taught in “drivers ed,” we need to keep our eyes on the road and be aware of our surroundings. H...

Checklist: Cleaning Up After a Winter Storm

Severe winter storms can bring a number of risks, including frozen pipes. Consider taking these steps to help minimize the risks and mitigat...

Returning Idle Equipment to Normal Service After an Extended Shutdown

Building systems equipment will require special attention if it's been idle during the COVID-19 pandemic. Here's how to make sure everything...

Preventing Water Damage from Sanitary Sewer and Storm Drain Backup

Precautions you can take to prevent water damage to your building from storm drain or sanitary sewer backup.

2020 Industry Trends: Financial Outlook

Rocked by extreme CAT losses averaging $35 billion in losses1, the 2010s weren’t easy on the insurance industry’s bottom line. A...

Preparing Your Small Business for the Holiday Season

Thanksgiving, Black Friday and Small Business Saturday are quickly approaching!

Trunk or Treating: 5 Details to Share with your Event Staff

With proper planning and preparation, trunk-or-treat events allow communities, organizations and families to come together to celebrate the ...

A Season for Severe Weather

In every season of the year, there is typically at least one natural disaster that could pose a threat to your organization. As the temper...

What You Need to Know About Robberies

One of the big risks of operating a small business is robbery. Robbery is different from shoplifting or stealing because it involves the use...

Find a Safe Space to Ride Out the Storm

The U.S. experiences over 100,000 thunderstorms each year, and approximately 10 percent of these storms are classified as severe. Severe thu...