Protect workers: Prevent trench hazards

Protect workers: Prevent trench hazards

By Troy Dohmeyer In response to an uptick in trench-related deaths among construction workers, the Kentucky Fatality Assessment and Control Evaluation Program has released a hazard alert warning of the dangers of trench work. According to fatality statistics from the...
Builders Risk Insurance – Know What You’re Buying

Builders Risk Insurance – Know What You’re Buying

This article originally appeared in the February 16, 2018 edition of Columbus Business First. Understand Builders Risk Insurance With the continued growth in central Ohio, new development and construction is playing a vital role in meeting the growing demands of the...
Why D&O Insurance Isn’t Just for Public Companies

Why D&O Insurance Isn’t Just for Public Companies

Author: Brian Hall, CPCU Partner, Overmyer Hall Associates Directors and Officers Insurance (D&O) If you’re an owner, board member or executive of a private company without directors and officers liability insurance, you may be putting yourself at risk against...
The Real Cost of Cyber Claims

The Real Cost of Cyber Claims

Cyber losses are real and the costs of these claims are mounting as hackers become more sophisticated and the reporting requirements increase. According to the NetDiligence Data Breach Cost Calculator, here are some estimated claims costs for various types of cyber...
Protect Your Business from Frozen Pipes

Protect Your Business from Frozen Pipes

Arctic temperatures can have a dramatic effect on your building, freezing pipes and causing costly damage. Especially vulnerable systems include fire protection equipment and piping; heating, ventilation and air conditioning equipment; compressors and piping; water...
10 Ways to Protect Your Business When Hosting a Holiday Party

10 Ways to Protect Your Business When Hosting a Holiday Party

A few years ago, the Insurance Information Institute released an article about hosting office holiday parties responsibly, and lowering your risks of liability. The article still holds true today, we we’ve provided it below to give you some food for thought when...