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Life Happens...Who Is Depending On You? The Value Of Life Insurance

By Diana D'Angelo on Sep 25, 2019 10:15:00 AM

Life insurance is one of those necessary evils that many of us don’t like to think about. While you hope you never need it, the chances are at some point you will. Life insurance is a wonderful way to help protect your family’s financial future whether you have a spouse, kids, parents that depend on you for financial support, or just debt. Life insurance provides a tax-free benefit to fulfill your needs, and those of your family, should you pass away andcan help your family pay for, and pay off, expenses such as:

  • Funeral cost
  • Uncovered medical expenses
  • Mortgage
  • Loans and credit card debt
  • College funding
  • Retirement funding
  • Ongoing living expenses for your dependents
Topics: Risk Management Personal Insurance & Risk Management Commercial Risk Management Life Insurance
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Appreciate Your Money

By Gibson on Jul 24, 2019 6:30:00 AM

 Today we’re sharing insight from guest blogger Anita S. Knudtson, Consultant/Owner of Experient Consultancy. We hope you enjoy Anita's wisdom and perspective.

Topics: Finance Commercial Risk Management
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Ask The Advisor: Commercial Auto/Fleet Safety

By Gibson on Jul 10, 2019 6:30:00 AM

 

Chris Kidd, Client Executive and Risk Advisor  at Gibson, discusses how loosely monitored fleets can increase the frequency and severity of potential auto losses, resulting in significant liability claims. To hear what Chris has to say, check out the video below:

Topics: Risk Management Commercial Risk Management Risk Management Services Ask The Advisor

What's The Risk: 4th of July

By Gibson on Jul 3, 2019 6:30:00 AM

Celebrating one of the nation's most historical holidays can be festive, but has the potential for risk. So we bring you a look at the 4th of July by the numbers with interesting statistics and facts. As with any holiday celebration, have fun and stay safe!

Topics: Risk Management Claims Personal Insurance & Risk Management Commercial Risk Management WhatsTheRisk
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National Work Zone Awareness Week

By Gibson on Apr 8, 2019 6:30:00 AM

Each year, National Work Zone Awareness Week brings attention to these safety, mobility, and constructability issues. As a driver, you must use extra caution in work zones to keep yourself and others safe. 

Topics: Construction Construction & Surety Commercial Risk Management Risk Management Services WhatsTheRisk
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Cyber Threats To Educational Institutions

By Chris Niezer on Mar 27, 2019 6:30:00 AM

We often think cyber-attacks only affect large corporations like Equifax, Home Depot, Uber, and Target. While these are extensively covered in the national media, what we don’t hear about are all the school districts across the country also being hit by cyber thieves.

Topics: Commercial Risk Management Education & Public Entities

Ask The Advisor: Premium Audit

By Gibson on Mar 13, 2019 6:30:00 AM

 

Brian Souders, Risk Advisor at Gibson, discusses the premium audit process and why companies should consider taking a more proactive approach. To hear what Brian has to say, check out the video below: 

Topics: Risk Management Commercial Risk Management Ask The Advisor
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The Hazards Of Daylight Saving Time

By Gibson on Mar 6, 2019 6:30:00 AM

Daylight Saving Time (DST) was created with the intention of giving people more time to either work or enjoy the sunlight during the summer months. So, every year, on the second Sunday in March, our clocks “spring forward” an hour. One hour might not seem like a big deal, but for many, the transition can be hard on our bodies and psyche.  

Topics: Personal Insurance & Risk Management Commercial Risk Management Risk Management Services
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M&A And EHS

By David Burke on Feb 6, 2019 6:30:00 AM

Do you know “who” and “what” you are getting during a merger or acquisition and have you done your safety due diligence?  If your organization is in the process of an M&A, a question to ask yourself is: Does environment, health, and safety (EHS) and sustainability have a seat at the M&A table? If not, you’ll likely miss out on valuable insights that can help ensure a smooth process from start to finish.

Topics: Commercial Risk Management Risk Management Services M&A

Ask The Advisor: Legalization Of Marijuana Use

By Gibson on Dec 12, 2018 6:30:00 AM

 

Melissa Langley, Client Executive at Gibson, discusses the legalization of marijuana use and how to manage the risks it may bring to your workplace. To hear what Melissa has to say, check out the video below: 

Topics: Risk Management Commercial Risk Management Ask The Advisor