A Quick and Not-So-Dirty Guide to Safe Cleaning Solutions

A Quick and Not-So-Dirty Guide to Safe Cleaning Solutions

It may be tedious, but floors need to be swept, surgical instruments need to be sterilized, and the places we live and work need to be sanitary. While allergens and microorganisms are always going to find a way through the cracks, we have to minimize their presence to keep ourselves healthy and comfortable. In every industry from construction to food service we rely on professional cleaners to keep our spaces safe, and they for better or worse rely on many harsh, caustic chemicals to get the job done. Unfortunately, many of these products end up being harmful to the worker, and the cleaning industry has recently been rated by the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) as a leading source of workplace injuries. [1] Is there anything you can do to keep you and your employees safe from harmful chemicals while still keeping your countertops spotless? Luckily, the answer is yes; there are many safe alternatives available that are equally effective, eco-friendly, and affordable.


Today, we’ll examine three things that can help you stay safe: 1) Chemicals to avoid, 2) Safe, non-toxic alternatives, and 3) Chemical-free cleaning processes. 
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How will Drones affect the Insurance Industry?

How will Drones affect the Insurance Industry

Across the globe, drones are being used for law enforcement, public safety, agriculture, and more. But as drones expand into more commercial and private applications, will their owners be required to get insurance?

The short answer is, yes. 
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The Affordable Care Act: Is It Helping the Working Class?

The Affordable Care Act Is It Helping the Working Class

In the years following the roll out of Obamacare, there has been much speculation as to whether or not the new health care system has really delivered on its promises. Ever since it was first signed in 2010, the Affordable Care Act has been one of the most controversial and contested laws of all time – and its rocky roll out didn’t help soothe critics’ concerns, either.

While much more time will be needed to gauge the system’s overall impact, data released from the first full year of the Affordable Care Act shows some pretty incredible results. The analysis reveals historic increases in coverage for immigrants, minorities, and low-wage workers – a group that is considered an important part of our country’s workforce. 
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Technological Innovation and Its Effect on Commercial Insurance

Technological Innovation and Its Effect on Commercial Insurance

The exponential growth rate of technology – all forms of it – has impacted the commercial insurance industry in many ways. As a commercial insurance firm and agent, it’s beneficial to be proactive, not reactive.

While technological innovation can provide challenges – like more informed customers with knowledge and competitors at their fingertips – “challenge” is just another word for opportunity. Let’s take a look at 5 different emerging challenges in the commercial insurance industry. 
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