Bedbugs are making a comeback-- are you at risk?

Once thought to be in demise, bedbugs (Cimex lectularius) are not only showing up in beds, they are making their way into businesses— causing some to shut down temporarily for treatment.

Refill propane tanks safely

Safety practices for propane tank refill and distribution.

Water does more than just hydrate

There are a variety of loss prevention strategies a club can take to reduce the likelihood of either occurring.

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.

Sidewalk safety: Not all it’s cracked up to be

Every year, Markel receives numerous claims for injuries resulting from trips and falls on slippery, uneven, or cracked sidewalks.

Could a Fire Start in Your Dryer?

According to the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), fires can occur when lint builds up in the dryer or in the exhaust duct.

Trip and fall injuries

Trip and fall accidents can occur anywhere, review these steps to reduce trip and fall accidents.

Fire evacuation - What you need to know

Proactive steps before and during an evacuation to reduce anxiety and avoid injuries.

Is your property insured to its current value?

Steps to limit the possibility of your building being under-insured.

Use ladders with care

Improper use of a ladder can be extremely dangerous. Many volunteers who assist in stage set up, prop management, and scenery design don't know how to use a ladder safely.