The Upside Blog

April 9th, 2021

6 Household Hazards You Need to Avoid Today

For most, home means physical security, warmth and safety. Buying your dream home can be one of the most exciting periods of a person’s life. Unfortunately, in all of our excitement, we may overlook some common household hazards. Many homeowners haven’t taken any steps to avoid hazards...
April 9th, 2021

As the IT Industry Grows, So Will the Risks

The growth of the IT industry is nowhere close to peaking. We can anticipate the IT industry will continue growing at a rapid pace over the next decade, and this technology industry growth will be accompanied by risks.   The following are a few of the risks associated with common technology:...
April 9th, 2021

12 Household Hazards You Need to Avoid Today

For most, home means physical security, warmth and safety. Buying your dream home can be one of the most exciting periods of a person’s life. Unfortunately, in all of our excitement, we may overlook some common household hazards. Many homeowners haven’t taken any steps to avoid hazards...
April 9th, 2021

6 Most Common Business Insurance Claims

What are the most common insurance claims? Though most small business owners don’t purchase insurance with the expectation of suffering a loss, public adjusters know some claims are more common than any business owner would like to think.   While you may believe business insurance keeps...
April 9th, 2021

12 Safety Tips to Prevent Common Business Accidents

In the U.S., we experience 3.1 nonfatal injuries and illnesses for every 100 workers. Of course, some occupations are riskier than others, and every industry has different averages. Some of the workplaces with the highest incident rates include non-veterinary pet care services and nursing and...
January 14th, 2021

OSHA 2020 Recordkeeping: What You Need to Know

With the year changing from 2020 to 2021 (finally!)  it’s time to complete your 2020 OSHA 300 and 300A logs. Many employers with more than 10 employees are required to keep a record of serious work-related injuries and illnesses with these logs. Certain low-risk industries are exempted. If you...
November 10th, 2020

6 Car Maintenance Tips to Prevent Accidents

Car accidents happen every day across the world. While many accidents result from reckless or distracted driving, such as speeding or texting while driving, a lack of vehicle maintenance may also cause an accident. Fortunately, you may be able to avoid an accident by proactively keeping up with...
August 4th, 2020

What To Do If You Have a Claim

If you have damage or an incident that leads to needing to report a claim against your insurance policy, we encourage you to contact us as your independent agent as soon as possible for support and guidance. It’s important to do what you can to prevent further damage from occurring and take...
July 1st, 2020

Work From Home Security & Computer Efficiency Tips

Our IT Manager at Gunn-Mowery, LLC provided some tips on how to work from home securely, as well as how to ensure your computer’s speed is working optimally. Please note that every organization will have their own set of policies and procedures. These are general tips that may be helpful as we...