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INSURICA Named 2022 Best Agency to Work For by Insurance Journal Magazine

By |2022-10-19T19:20:36+00:00October 19th, 2022|Publications|

National publication Insurance Journal named INSURICA the Best Independent Agency to Work For in America following their annual survey of employees. The publication revealed the honor in their October 2022 issue.

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Creating a Strong Safety Culture

By |2022-10-17T20:22:34+00:00October 17th, 2022|Blog, Safety Tips|

According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), creating a strong safety culture has the single greatest impact on accident reduction of any workplace practice. This is why developing a safety culture should be a top priority for the managers and supervisors at your organization.

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IRS Issues Final Rules for Family Coverage Affordability Determination

By |2022-10-13T14:23:05+00:00October 13th, 2022|Blog, Employee Benefits|

The IRS has issued final regulations that change the way employer-sponsored plan affordability is calculated when determining if a family is eligible for a premium tax credit (PTC) when purchasing individual health insurance through a public Exchange.

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Eye Injuries Are a Serious Threat

By |2022-09-29T14:22:28+00:00September 29th, 2022|Blog, Commercial Insurance, Construction, Safety Tips|

There are countless eye hazards on a construction site, including particles that have been ejected from a tool or blown by the wind. Chemical splashes and swinging objects can also be eye hazards on a worksite. However, most eye injuries are preventable if you follow simple safety precautions and always wear your safety goggles.

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How to Prevent Catalytic Converter Theft

By |2022-09-29T14:23:01+00:00September 28th, 2022|Blog, Personal Insurance|

A catalytic converter is a device found in vehicles’ exhaust systems that converts environmentally hazardous exhaust into less harmful gasses. Though catalytic converters have been installed in every new vehicle since 1975, theft of these devices has skyrocketed in recent years due to the highly valuable precious metals they contain. This article discusses why catalytic converters get stolen and how vehicle owners can prevent their theft.

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Preparing for Hurricane Ian as Storm Approaches Landfall

By |2022-09-29T19:43:29+00:00September 27th, 2022|Blog, Safety Tips|

As Hurricane Ian approaches the western coast of Florida, forecasts warn of a potentially life-threatening storm surge, destructive winds, heavy rain, flooding and possible tornadoes. Weather experts expect Ian to make landfall between Tampa Bay and Cape Coral late Wednesday, Sept. 28, into the early morning hours of Thursday, Sept. 29.

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Inflation Increases 8.3% Year Over Year in August, Trends Slightly Down From July

By |2022-09-29T14:24:16+00:00September 26th, 2022|Blog, Personal Insurance|

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) announced that the U.S. consumer price index (CPI) increased 8.3% year over year in August 2022, remaining uncomfortably rapid for the month. The CPI didn’t ease as much as expected by economists, putting continued inflation-related financial pressure on consumers.

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Get Ahead of Winter Weather with Fall Maintenance

By |2022-09-29T14:26:02+00:00September 25th, 2022|Blog, Personal Insurance|

The most costly winter weather event on record in the United States was the polar vortex that occurred in February 2021. This winter storm famously led to an overload of the utility grid in Texas, which left millions without power, caused $15 billion in damage and killed 246 people – many from hypothermia.

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The Importance of Hearing Protection Devices

By |2022-10-03T21:32:56+00:00September 24th, 2022|Blog, Commercial Insurance, Construction, Safety Tips|

Your ears are very sensitive. Prolonged exposure to loud noise can lead to permanent hearing damage and even cause you to go deaf. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration recommends that workers use hearing protection should noise levels reach or exceed 85 decibels across an eight-hour workday.

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Cyber Losses in Construction Are on the Rise

By |2022-09-29T15:15:44+00:00September 23rd, 2022|Blog, Commercial Insurance, Construction, Safety Tips|

Cyberattacks are increasing in the construction industry. These attacks can shut down business operations, cause reputational damage and result in costly litigation and fines.

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