Category: Prevention

Critical Cyber Exploits Affect Nearly All Computers

The latest in Cyber Security Trends and News  Cyber security researchers recently announced the discovery of two major security flaws that could allow hackers to bypass regular security measures and obtain normally inaccessible data. The flaws, referred to as Meltdown and Spectre, are both caused by design flaws found in nearly all modern processors. These

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How Wellness Programs Can Prevent Workers Comp Claims

One of the principal cost drivers of workers’ compensation claims are medical expenses for the treatment of job-related injuries and illnesses. Important indicators of how some claims become high dollar expenses are claims with a comorbidity diagnosis (multiple medical conditions or ailments) which, studies show, are likely to generate twice the cost of other claims.

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Winter Water Damage

With the outside temperatures fluctuating and the snow melt we’re expecting later this week you should be concerned about excess water in your basement or the lower level of your home.  Did you know that homeowners policies don’t cover water that overflows from your sump pump or backs up through your sewer lines? You need to add this coverage via an endorsement in order

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Preventing Frozen Pipes This Winter

Don’t Let the Cold Get to Your Pipes This Winter It’s hard to think of a worse start to a winter day in Western New York than turning on the faucet and … nothing. Maybe there’s a trickle of water, but it’s clear you have a frozen pipe. So, what now? Here are some smart

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