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November 25th, 2011 by Associated Insurance Services

It’s National Cyber Security Awareness Month!

As technology becomes increasingly important for successful business operations, the value of a strong cyber liability insurance policy will only continue to grow. The continued rise in the amount of information stored and transferred electronically has resulted in a remarkable increase in the potential exposures facing businesses. In an age where a stolen laptop or hacked account can instantly compromise the personal data of thousands... Read Article

A Safety Alert from Associated Insurance

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reports that falls from ladders are one of the most common injuries suffered by American workers each year. Most of these incidents occur because victims violate the basic rules of ladder safety. To help prevent ladder injuries on the job, be sure to practice the following safety tips. Always use caution when using a ladder—they are tools. Don’t use... Read Article

Foothills Fireworks Ban

Did you know?    There’s an ordinance in Boise (Title 7 of Boise City Code) that restricts ALL fireworks in certain areas of the Foothills. See the below note from the Wildfire Mitigation Coordinator Capt. McAdams from City of Boise: With Fireworks at the forefront of everyone’s mind, and our nation’s foremost patriotic holiday coming up on the 4th of July, it is important to remind everyone... Read Article

OSHA’s Final Rule on Injury and Illness Reporting

            For decades, OSHA has required employers to keep track of their employees’ injuries and illnesses by recording them in what’s commonly referred to as an “OSHA log.” However, the agency recently released a final rule that will also require some employers to submit these records electronically to be posted on OSHA’s website. Purpose of the Final Rule OSHA believes... Read Article

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Please visit our Facebook page for the latest news and views from the AIS team. We look forward to connecting with you! August 20th, 2013 by Associated Insurance Services... Read Article