The holiday office party has evolved over the years. Businesses want to boost employee morale and celebrate the year’s successes. However, they recognize their responsibility for employee safety and well-being.
Teen drivers in most states face numerous restrictions on their ability to drive. Graduated drivers licenses limit the number of passengers and the hours when teens are allowed to take the wheel.
There’s good reason for that. As the graphic below shows, drivers between the ages of 16 and 19 face the highest risk of automobile crashes among any age group. An average of six teen drivers die each day in motor vehicles crashes. As many as 650 young drivers are injured each day.
For some people, holiday decorating began last weekend. Thanksgiving weekend is an acceptable time to decorate the tree and hang stockings. While the trees, lights, and displays help make the season, they also represent potential hazards. These holiday safety tips can help keep your holidays merry and bright at home and on the road.
Thanksgiving comes early this year, which means you have about five weeks before Christmas. It also means you have to prepare for family and get your turkey game on sooner.
The child car seat is one of the most important baby safety devices of the last 40 years. In fact, the hospital won’t let you take baby home without one.
As we approach Veterans Day, we remember the sacrifices of those who defended this country and our liberties. Attending parades and ceremonies offer a chance for us to show our gratitude to those who served. It is my pleasure to share with you the story of a colleague’s father. I hope you enjoy this video as much as I did.
Fitness trackers are everywhere these days. The Apple Watch, Samsung Gear, and Fitbit (to name a few) can be found on almost anyone’s wrist. Even Britain’s Prince Harry recently was spotted wearing an activity tracker ring during his trip to Australia.
Halloween is a great holiday. Haunted houses and horror films let us have fun being scared. Pumpkin picking and carving Jack-o-lanterns help us make treasured memories. We unleash our creativity finding new ways to decorate inside and out. Not to mention that with costumes, parties, and trick-or-treating, our imaginations allow us to be someone else for a day.
Every small business faces its share of challenges. Hiring. Advertising. Billing. Cybersecurity. In the aftermath of Hurricane Michael, businesses in Florida’s panhandle are trying to get back on their feet. Does you business have a disaster recovery plan?
One of the appeals of living in a condominium complex is that someone else is responsible for clearing the snow and fixing the roof. That becomes the job of the association, which makes condo living particularly appealing to older residents. You need condo insurance to protect the interior of your residence and your belongings. It also provides some protection if a guest is injured inside your home.
Submitting an insurance claim after a fire or other disaster damages your home is the first step to recovery. Damage could require replacing or fixing items. You also may need to stay elsewhere if your home is no longer safe.
Deciding to be a landlord means taking on a lot of responsibility. Some of these responsibilities may include: building maintenance, property maintenance, snow removal, repairs to provided appliances
Emergency preparedness and mandatory evacuation orders likely saved thousands in the Carolinas when Hurricane Florence landed ashore last week.
Genetic testing commercials promise to give you insight into your past. Where did your family come from? Who were your great-great-great-grandparents? Are you descended from ancient warriors? Commercials don’t tell you how those tests results might impact you today. Or in the future.
Everyone one loves to save money. When it comes to auto insurance, doubly so. Have you thought about trying a usage-based policy discount? These are policies that provide discounted coverage based on your driving habits.