Safe Patient Handling
When it comes to safe patient handling, there are many myths about precautions, procedures and more. Are you able to separate fact from fiction? Keep reading to learn some of the most common assumptions regarding patient handling, and how you can improve your practice in these areas.
Preventing Construction Theft and Vandalism
As the construction industry continues to grow so does the amount of theft and vandalism. This is an exposure that faces almost all contractors, yet many contractors are unaware of this. Equipment and materials stolen from construction sites each year amounts to as much as $1 billion, according to the National Crime Information Bureau.
Signs You’re in A Good Carrier Relationship
This Valentine’s Day, make sure your partnership measures up. Your partnership with your insurance carrier, that is. At Amerisure, we’ve identified a few key qualities that show you’re in a strong, committed relationship with your insurer.
Transform Your Safety Culture
In many companies, workplace safety culture is focused on accidents. This is a missed opportunity for businesses to capitalize on the benefits of proactive safety and how it can transform company culture.
Fall Prevention and Safety
Millions of people are treated for fall-related injuries every year. They’re also the third leading cause of injury-related deaths and one of the most common claims received by Amerisure. The good news? Falls are preventable with a few simple precautions.
How Does the Internet of Things Support Proactive Safety?
According to the National Safety Council, a workplace injury occurs every seven seconds. That adds up to more than 4,500,000 injuries every year. While companies can use traditional measures to counteract these risks, technology is making it easier to keep workers safe and understand patterns of loss.
Buy Smart: Purchasing Used Machinery
Is your construction company’s budget small, but the need for new equipment is large? If so, perhaps buying used equipment is the right decision for you. This can be a cost-effective option, but there are a few considerations to keep in mind to reduce risk and ensure you’re getting a fair deal. Keep reading to find out what you need to know.
Fleet Resolutions: Defining Focus for 2020
As companies look to improve safety measures for 2020 and beyond, much attention is being focused on fleet safety and driver behavior. To help define your resolutions and jumpstart the success of your program, Amerisure has developed a list of critical elements for a loss-reducing telematics program based on data from its FleetAlliance®