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By Lacey Blank | Friday, December 2, 2022
Attorneys: Beware Trust Fund Schemes
Safety and Loss Control
Welcome to the perilous world of attorney trust fund crime. It’s where clients can be criminals and your IOLTA money can vanish instantly. Even though these schemes have existed for years, and bar associations and insurers have issued many alerts about them, lawyers still fall for them.
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By Lacey Blank | Wednesday, November 30, 2022
How to Do Debt-Collection Legal Work with Less Malpractice Risk
Safety and Loss Control
Helping clients collect money owed them is a promising legal specialty. But lawyers must always comply with the Fair Debt Collections Practices Act (FDCPA).
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By Rochelle Miller | Monday, October 24, 2022
How Planning Can Reduce the Risk of a Cyberattack
Safety and Loss Control
Not all cyberattacks operate in the same way. Cybersecurity Awareness Month, which is celebrated each October, is the perfect opportunity for associations to bring cyber safety to the forefront and kick off a yearlong training program.
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By Chris Mangum | Wednesday, January 12, 2022
7 Risk Prevention Steps Every Small Business Should Consider
Safety and Loss Control
Ignoring cyber risks can be fatal to your business. Now, more than ever, it’s essential to understand basic cyber attack patterns, develop a cybersecurity plan and purchase cyber liability & data breach insurance.
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By Sherrie Wehner | Wednesday, January 12, 2022
Driving Your Small Business Brand Reputation
Safety and Loss Control
Unsafe driving is dangerous in any scenario, but if you own branded vehicles it can also be dangerous to the brand and pose a risk of liability claims against both you and your employees.
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By Ben Lemann | Wednesday, January 12, 2022
Ways to Prevent Cybercrime | Gallagher Small Business
Safety and Loss Control
As a business owner it’s important to protect your business against cybercrime. While this may seem like an overwhelming task, it doesn’t have to be. Here are some simple tips to help implement a cyber-security program for your business.
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By Ashley Thomas | Saturday, March 20, 2021
How Employee Driving Behavior Affects Your Bottom Line
Safety and Loss Control
The actions you and your employees take behind the wheel of a vehicle bearing your name speak volumes about your business.
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By Ashley Thomas | Thursday, March 4, 2021
Protect Yourself From Harmful Chemicals While Landscaping
Safety and Loss Control
You may use a variety of chemicals while landscaping, including herbicides, pesticides and fungicides. Learn how to handle these chemicals safely.
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By Ashley Thomas | Monday, February 1, 2021
You Can’t Control the Weather - Protecting your Business from Costly Storms
Safety and Loss Control
Like most good things, the busy season is not without risk. With Spring comes the start of the storm season. Taking steps to prepare ahead of time can help mitigate losses and ease your stress level.
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By Ben Lemann | Monday, February 1, 2021
What Is a Cyber Attack and How Can It Affect Your Business?
Safety and Loss Control
Learn how to protect your small business from cyber attacks, including malware, ransomware, crypto jacking, denial of service, phishing, man-in-the-middle, zero-day exploits and SQL injections.
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