Will Workers’ Comp Cover Employee Negligence?
Posted: January 31, 2019
Workers' compensation insurance is designed to provide benefits to injured workers and to protect employers from injury lawsuits brought by employees. It pays for medical care, partially replaces lost wages during recovery from work-related injuries, and covers vocational rehabilitation for workers when needed. Generally, workers' compensation is a no-fault system that provides benefits for workers injured on the job, regardless of who was at fault....
Driving on Black Ice: What You Need to Know
Posted: January 30, 2019
From snow to sleet to freezing rain, severe weather conditions can make winter driving especially difficult. But perhaps none is more dangerous than black ice. That's because unlike snow and sleet, black ice can be practically invisible to an unsuspecting driver. Related: 7 Dangerous Winter Driving Myths... Debunked The safest thing to do is stay home when conditions call for icy roads – but of...
Protecting Your Home Through The Seasons
Posted: January 1, 2019
Blazing sun, sub-zero temperatures, or any extreme weather conditions can wreak havoc on your home, but seasonal maintenance can go a long way toward preventing catastrophe. The following are home maintenance checklists for winter, spring, summer, and fall. Winter Home Maintenance Vacuum HVAC registers to remove dust and debris. Flush out water heater to remove built-up sediment. Clean refrigerator coils. Check caulking around showers and...