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Voluntary Products Add Value, Close Gaps in Your Benefits Package

Posted by Pekin Insurance on May 25, 2017

As a business owner, your budget constraints may limit your ability to give your employees everything they might need.

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The 7 Business Insurance Requirements Needed to Lease Property

Posted by Pekin Insurance on May 24, 2017

There's little more exciting than signing a lease for your new business location, but are your business insurance requirements in place?

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10 Data Security Methods for Protecting Your Small Business

Posted by Pekin Insurance on Apr 26, 2017

Are your data security methods enough to keep out a motivated thief? Here are 10 ways to keep your data safe from sticky fingers. 

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7 Natural Pest Deterrents to Use Around the Office

Posted by Pekin Insurance on Apr 17, 2017

Keep your office healthy and pest-free with natural pest deterrents that work like a charm

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Landlord 101: Carbon Monoxide Safety in Residential Apartments

Posted by Pekin Insurance on Apr 09, 2017

Approximately 500 non-fire Carbon Monoxide poisoning deaths and thousands more hospitalizations occur each year.

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3 Things Successful Pet-Friendly Companies Do Right

Posted by Pekin Insurance on Apr 06, 2017

People love bringing their pets to work. Find out how pet-friendly companies make it part of the culture.

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Small Business Fleet Management Tips to Keep Your Operation Running Smoothly

Posted by Pekin Insurance on Mar 22, 2017

If you count on one or more vehicles in the day to day of your small business fleet, management strategies are critical to a smooth operation.

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The Dynamic Duo: Self-Funding and Voluntary Benefits

Posted by Pekin Insurance on Mar 16, 2017

Health care. You love it, but you also hate it. You’ve got double-digit premium increases and plenty of unknowns.

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Don’t Let the Dust Settle: Changes in Construction Workers’ Exposure to Silica

Posted by Pekin Insurance on Mar 14, 2017 in Business Safety Strategies

Attention: Contractor Business Owners. OSHA estimates that about two million construction workers are exposed to respirable crystalline silica in more than 600,000 workplaces. 

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Silicosis, lung cancer, other respiratory diseases, and kidney disease
have been linked to exposure to respirable crystalline silica.

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How to Survive Business Disasters

Posted by Pekin Insurance on Mar 08, 2017

No matter what line of work you're in, business disasters happen. Here's what to do when they happen to you.

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