Crane Safety on a Construction Site Cranes are massive pieces of equipment common to many construction sites that make lifting and transporting heavy materials much easier. While they are an important asset, there are hazards involving all aspects of crane use on a construction site. Think of these crane safety tips when working with a crane at your construction site. You’ll Have The Support Of GDI Insurance Agency, Inc. Experts On A Continuing Basis Here
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Safety & Health Recordkeeping No operation can be successful without adequate safety and health recordkeeping, which enables you to learn from past experience and make corrections for future operations. Records of accidents, work-related injuries, illnesses and property losses serve as a valuable purpose. Under Cal/OSHA recordkeeping requirements, all information on accidents is gathered and stored. Upon review, causes can be identified and control procedures instituted to prevent the illness or injury from recurring. Keep in
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Life Insurance In The Business World Business life insurance plays a number of important roles in the business world, benefiting business owners, employees and family members.  GDI Insurance Agency, Inc. offers comprehensive business insurance, including key person insurance.  Contact us today for your free quote 1-209-634-2929. Business Continuation The loss of a business owner or key employee can seriously damage a small business or even result in the business closing its doors.  Advance planning can
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Safety Communications and Your Injury and Illness Prevention Program In California every employer has a legal obligation to provide and maintain a safe and healthful workplace for employees, according to the California Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1973. As of 1991, a written, effective Injury and Illness Prevention (IIP) Program is required for every California employer.  Safety Communications plays a big role in this requirement. Your GDI Insurance Agency, Inc Broker can help you
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Free Employee Handbook Template In Word With Linked Table Of Contents  With today’s headlines having a well written and up to date Employee handbooks that explains the relationship and responsibilities of the employee and employer and provides clear communication on a variety of employment topics is just not optional if your business is to survive and if you really want to! GDI Insurance Agency, Inc., provides a 180 page with a linked table of contents,
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Personal Umbrella Insurance
Commercial Umbrella Insurance for Your Business and for Peace of Mind In a culture where litigation is commonplace, business owners have so many more worries than making profits and retaining top employees. For instance, if a business’s product injures a consumer, the organization could face a devastating lawsuit, exponential damages and a ruined reputation within the marketplace. To assist with the financial burden of a claim, many business owners are electing to purchase Commercial Umbrella
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Why Have a Workplace Injury and Illness Prevention Program (IIP) Taking risks is a part of running a business, particularly for small business owners. You take risks in product development, marketing and advertising in order to stay competitive. Some risks are just not worth the gamble. One of these is risking the safety and health of those who work for you. This is one reason why you need to have a workplace injury and illness
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What You Need To Know About Life Insurance If others depend on you for financial support, part of your financial plan should include how you will provide for them in the event of your death. Life insurance pays out if the person insured under the policy dies. The money goes to the policy’s beneficiary, who is named by the person who buys the coverage. There can be more than one beneficiary. To help you decide
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Defensive Driving Safety Tips 4 tips to Prevent Accidents It’s a startling fact that someone dies every 15 minutes due to the result of a car accident. After alcohol, reckless driving and negligence are the main reasons why people have accidents. However, being an attentive, defensive driver can reduce your risk of getting into a crash.  These tips will help you with your defensive driving techniques. Here’s how in four basic steps: See the hazard
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Medical Considerations For Workers Compensation Claims Workers compensation insurance is designed to provide treatment to an injured worker to recover from a work related illness or injury.  Workers compensation will partially replace wages lost during recovery and help your employee return to work. These medical consideration tips will help you evaluate the necessity of some treatments and to verify that your employee’s treatment or care is appropriate. A Broker at GDI Insurance Agency, Inc. can
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Ground Fault Protection
Keep Your Construction Site Safe with Ground Faults Protection According to the National Institute of Safety and Health, the most frequently cited Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) electrical violation is improper grounding of equipment or circuits. This is especially troubling for construction managers in light of the fact that construction workers suffer more electrical burns and fatal electrical injuries than workers in all other industries combined. Each incident carries significant costs in terms of
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Cyber Liability Insurance
Ransomware Insurance and Cyber Insurance With ransomware attacks on the rise, the role of insurance is becoming more robust. And, although ransomware coverage has been traditionally sublimited within cyber policies, stand-alone cyber policies that cover ransomware are becoming more necessary. In an attempt to find additional coverage for ransomware, many businesses and carriers have been turning to kidnap and ransom (K&R) policies. K&R policies have traditionally been used by organizations to protect their executives, not
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Planning for the Worse – Business Interruption or Loss of Income The reality is 80% of business’s that sustain a major loss at their primary location and are rebuilt and restored by insurance are out of business within 5 years of less! GDI Insurance Agency, Inc. wants to make sure your business is protected with Business Interruption Insurance or Loss of Income insurance. Statistics show that approximately 25 percent of businesses affected by disasters never
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How Does Your Business Handle Claims Management for Workers Compensation Claims? Having a workers compensation claims management process or “best practices” saves you time, energy, money and stress.  Having a plan in place can positively influence on your bottom line. A Broker at GDI Insurance Agency, Inc. can help you with a Workers Compensation Program. Contact us at 1-888-991-2929. Workers Compensation Claims Management Contact your injured workers early and often. This will let them know
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Protect Your Employee Drivers with Commercial Auto Insurance Commercial auto insurance is imperative if employees are driving on behalf of your business, regardless of who owns the vehicle. Here’s what you need to know about insuring business vehicles and how to save on your commercial auto insurance. If your company name is on the vehicle title, you’ll need to buy commercial auto insurance.  Commercial auto insurance is typically much more expensive than personal auto insurance.  Even
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