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Prepare Your Construction Firm for Winter Weather

Now that Halloween is over, many people are turning their attention to the holiday season. While that may mean plenty of good food and gift-giving throughout American households, for employees working outdoors it could mean greater risk brought on by exposure to winter weathe...

Tips to Protect Your Property and Employees This Winter

While it’s typical to wait until the real winter weather hits before putting precautions in place, your business property and your employees will both be safer if you plan ahead. While not all states have to contend with major snow during the winter months, ice and cold temper...

Staying On Top of Winter Weather Property Risks

The snow comes down, melts and then freezes again before the next storm hits. This grueling winter cycle makes it difficult to maintain your business property—especially in colder, northern climates. If certain steps are not taken, you run the risk of personal injury and seri...

How Will Phase Change Materials Affect the Future of Concrete?

Winter is upon us, and in many parts of the United States, this means significant amounts of snow and ice. Winter weather conditions can wreak havoc on roadways — especially when they can’t be plowed in a timely manner. But, what if that could change? With phase change materia...

Understanding Your Cold Weather Forecast

For those of us that live in the cold weather states, a winter forecast can be confusing. Is there a difference between a Winter Storm Warning and a Winter Weather Advisory? Or a Blizzard Warning and Snow Squalls? Don’t worry, here at Amerisure we wanted to get to the bottom o...

Frozen: What Ice Road Truckers Can Teach Us About Safe Winter Driving

The popular, highly rated show, “Ice Road Truckers” has given viewers across the country an up-close-and-personal view of what it’s like to drive in the worst possible winter conditions . Season after season, we’ve seen them operate in places where danger, sub-zero cold and t...

What You Need to Know About Cold Stress

Winter temperatures have arrived, and much of the country has plunged into freezing or near-freezing conditions. For the employees tasked with working outside, this means a few months of extreme cold and challenging days. Cold stress - or how the body reacts to cold te...