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Seven Insurance Policies for Small Businesses

Seven Insurance Policies for Small Businesses

With so many different types of insurance to choose from, it can be overwhelming to determine what type is best for small businesses. The Safegard Group, Inc. is here to help explain the types of insurance policies available and how
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Common Exposures for Nonprofit Organizations

Common Exposures for Nonprofit Organizations

Nonprofit organizations provide essential social services that benefit the community and their members. However, even if your organization doesn’t sell a product or generate profit, there are still a number of potential risks that can affect your employees, assets, volunteers,
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Employee Recognition Programs

Employee Recognition Programs

Recognizing and rewarding employees for their hard work is a key factor in boosting employee engagement at your organization. Despite the importance of employee recognition, 45% of U.S. workers reported that they haven’t been recognized at work in at least
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Supervisor Safety: Reducing Risks for New Workers

Supervisor Safety: Reducing Risks for New Workers

The importance of supervisor safety cannot be understated. Providing a safe working environment and ensuring a safe start when new people begin working for you is not only the right thing to do, it’s the law. OSHA has a general
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Auto Insurance Application Mistakes to Avoid

Auto Insurance Application Mistakes to Avoid

You may not think an error on your auto insurance application is a big deal, but the consequences can be very costly. Giving inaccurate information on your application can lead to increased premiums, policy cancellations or no financial assistance in
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The Importance of Prompt Claims Reporting

The Importance of Prompt Claims Reporting

The rising cost of claims presents a significant challenge for employers today. However, there is a simple strategy that can significantly reduce your claims costs: all claims reporting done promptly. In fact, the sooner a claim is reported, the lower
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How Canada’s New Electronic Logging Device (ELD) Rules Affect U.S. Companies

How Canada’s New Electronic Logging Device (ELD) Rules Affect U.S. Companies

The Government of Canada announced its new electronic logging device (ELD) rule June 13, 2019. ELDs are integrated into commercial vehicle engines in order to ensure that commercial drivers stay within their daily driving limits and accurately log their work
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New Resources for the CDL Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse Available

New Resources for the CDL Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse Available

Recently, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) released additional resources regarding the implementation of its Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) Drug and Alcohol Clearinghouse. This News Brief provides some background information on the Clearinghouse and highlights
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2019 Healthiest Employer in Philadelphia: Philadelphia Business Journal

2019 Healthiest Employer in Philadelphia: Philadelphia Business Journal

The Safegard Group, Inc. has been awarded a 2019 Healthiest Employer honor by The Philadelphia Business Journal. As the highest rated extra small company (2-99 employees), The Safegard Group, Inc. was evaluated via an online assessment and then received a
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Safegard Interns 2019: Gabi Vallejo & Ryan Cooke

Safegard Interns 2019: Gabi Vallejo & Ryan Cooke

The Safegard Group is happy to announce the start of our Summer Internship Program for 2019! Gabi Vallejo of University of Delaware and Ryan Cooke of Villanova University will spend their summer interning with us. Gabi and Ryan will experience
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New Hire Announcement: Katie Quigley

New Hire Announcement: Katie Quigley

Please join us in welcoming Katie Quigley to The Safegard Group! In June, Katie began her full-time position as an Account Assistant in our Commercial Insurance department. We are excited for Katie getting her career started with us after graduating
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Summer Safety for Outdoor Workers | National Sun Safety Week (June 13-19)

Summer Safety for Outdoor Workers | National Sun Safety Week (June 13-19)

With outdoor workers, it is important to take precautions against exposure to sun, heat and bug bites during the summer months. Protect Outdoor Workers Against the Sun, Heat and Bugs Sun To protect against the sun’s harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays,
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New Hire Announcement: Doug Houck

New Hire Announcement: Doug Houck

Please join us in welcoming Doug Houck to The Safegard Group! In May, Doug began his full-time position as an Account Executive in our Commercial Insurance department. We are excited for Doug getting started with us and are confident in
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Layoffs and How to Prepare for Potential Claims

Layoffs and How to Prepare for Potential Claims

Layoffs are an unfortunate reality for many businesses. Whether a layoff is planned or unplanned, a business can suffer major reputational harm or even be taken to court following a large-scale termination. In fact, it’s not unheard of for layoffs
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Common Exposures for Veterinarians

Common Exposures for Veterinarians

Veterinarians are passionate about caring for animals, and running an effective business is a great way to assist with that goal. They invest time, energy and money to deliver the best possible care to their animal patients. However, owning a
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