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Best practice guidelines COVID-19

Learn about the COVID-19 coronavirus causing respiratory illness across the globe, and how you can protect yourself and your business to reduce the likelihood of contracting the illness.

How long do smoke detectors last?

Fire alarm maintenance tips.

Lessons learned to avoid a traffic accident

Ways to avoid being involved in traffic accidents.

Adjust to weather and road conditions

As part of your defensive driving program, you must know how to adjust to weather and road conditions.

Lessons from losses - offices/clerical

Read about losses that other offices and clerical businesses have incurred, and how you can help prevent them from occurring in your business.

Five types of business insurance you should consider in addition to workers compensation

There are many different kinds of business insurance coverages, and the cost and amount of coverage of policies vary among insurers. Contact a Markel Specialty agent to discuss your needs today.

Facility Risk Assessment for an Active Shooter/Hostile Event Response (ASHER) Program

Standard for an Active Shooter/Hostile Event Response (ASHER) Program, this information can be considered in the risk assessment and made available to the Authority Having Jurisdiction (AHJ).

Ergonomic workstation safety

10 ways to create a healthy, productive, and ergonomic working environment.

Electrical surge damage

Claims involving lightning damage can be significant and impact your ability to operate effectively.

Office safety

It is an employers responsibility to provide training to keep workers safe and assist them in recognizing and avoiding these hazards.