A group of U.S. Senators and members of the House this week reintroduced legislation that would mandate side underride guards on tractor-trailers to help mitigate impacts on car occupants in crashes where the car slides under the trailer. The legislation was first introduced in December 2017, but no action was taken.read more
A proactive approach to injury prevention demonstrates a strong commitment to the well-being of your most valuable resource—your employees.read more
It isn’t a question of “if,” it’s a question of “when” your business will experience a serious workplace accident or enterprise-wide disaster. There are many things that can be done to extend the “when,” even to the point of making “when” an almost statistical impossibility. Using conveyor design as an example, this article provides a useful methodology—which can be applied to any aspect of safety—for justifying investments to reduce the probability and severity of accidents.read more
Commercial auto is one of the greatest risk to companies and it is critical to be proactive to protect against these inherent risks. This session will discuss commercial auto trends impacting your company today including litigation financing, punitive damage judgments...read more
time management is a crucial element of successread more
In a recent report provided by Aon, titled Supporting The Energy Industry Through Captive Insurance Programs, the organization said that captive insurance is an important component of energy companies’ risk management strategies.read more
Technology enables flexibility and connection.
Keeping communication methods flexible can also make life easier. That’s not only because it makes you extremely efficient with your time — while you’re waiting for your flight at the airport, you can scan a report draft and pass it along rather than hold others up who are waiting for your review — but also because it provides a level of freedom today’s workers seem to value above almost everything else. That’s especially true of the millennial workforce.
New research suggests that drivers who use hands-free electronic devices, as opposed to handheld ones, are not increasing their risk of getting into a crash.read more
eCaptiv will be forming two group captives through an exclusive group of independent insurance brokers to “combat commercial auto trends in Canada.”read more
Peabody, MA –– (Canadian Underwriter) eCaptiv will be forming two group captives through an exclusive group of independent insurance brokers to combat commercial auto trends in Canada. The programs are in the process of accepting submissions for prospective Members...read more