When you brought the baby's new car seat home, did you read the instructions? Twenty percent of drivers transporting young children don't, according to a recent survey. It's often a life-and-death decision, as car crashes are the leading cause of... (Read More)
Nationwide, it's estimated that 43 percent of all employees work remotely at least part of the time. Research shows that telecommuting has numerous benefits to employers (such as more productive and engaged workers) and employees (less time and cost... (Read More)
It is likely you have heard about telematics, although you may know it by another name such as usage-based, pay-as-you-go or pay-how-you-drive insurance. In simplest terms, telematics uses an installed device in your vehicle to measure your driving... (Read More)
As a homeowner, you're liable if someone is injured on your property. Luckily, some simple steps — and a dose of caution — can go a long way toward avoiding a liability claim. Here are some areas you'll want to pay close attention to:
Your... (Read More)
Does your business have its own Yelp page? Yelp is a social review platform that has 83 million unique desktop visitors, 74 million unique mobile visitors and 28 million unique mobile app users each month. It's growing in popularity by virtually any... (Read More)
Flu season has officially arrived, and there are a number of signs that this year could be miserable — even deadly. The Southern Hemisphere — primarily Australia — has been hit hard by flu in recent months, resulting in a high number of... (Read More)
Five years before his ship, the Titanic, sank, Captain Edward J. Smith gave this rosy assessment of his experience: “When anyone asks me how I can best describe my experience in nearly forty years at sea, I merely say, “Uneventful” ... I have... (Read More)
Accidents happen on the road even to the best of drivers. The key is to respond and react appropriately as to minimize the stress and ensure a timely resolution. Here's what we recommend:
Be prepared. While it may be unpleasant to think about... (Read More)
Some of the best ways to keep burglars out of your home are also some of the most simple and the least expensive. Are you taking these steps to prevent a break-in?
Lock it up.
It sounds like a no-brainer, but can you say that every window in... (Read More)
Did you know that U.S. companies lose about one-fifth of all new hires within the first three to six months on the job? Or that employees' feelings about the companies they work for are often shaped in the first weeks and months on the job? It's a... (Read More)