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Life Happens, a non-profit organization, has an entire website devoted to life insurance. September is Life Awareness Month and you will find calculators to assist in determining the insurance coverage you need, along with helpful videos and...
The Small Business Administration has created a Business Guide to help keep your business running if a disaster strikes.  It provides steps to prevent and prepare for disaster, and know where to get aid if disaster strikes. Over 25% of...
Labor Day, celebrated the first Monday in September, pays tribute to the contributions and achievements of American workers.  It was created by the labor movement in the late 19thcentury and became a federal holiday in 1894 by Grover...
It’s almost time to move your child into college and let them “fly from the nest.”  You may feel that your urge to protect them is growing stronger, but is becoming less of a need. However,  even though your child is moving out of your...
Last week’s post dealt with child safety, today we’d like to provide tips for drivers in a school zone.  Please review and be prepared for back to school traffic. Be on the lookout for school zone signals and ALWAYS obey the speed limits...
Getting your children ready to start school is a perfect opportunity to review keeping them safe.  Reader’s Digest has nine tips – take the time to review them with your children before school begins. Plan a walking route to school or the bus...
Safe & Sound Week is a nationwide event held each August that recognizes the successes of workplace safety and health programs and offers information and ideas on how to keep American’s workers safe. OSHA has put together an entire program that...
We usually prepare for a flood, hurricane, tornado, or weather-related incident with a go bag, but have you prepared for your pets.  Take a look at a couple of tips to consider: Create an emergency kit with food, medications, vet record,...
Firing up the grill, hanging pool side, and roasting smores in the backyard is what we live for this time of year in New England. Here at Doherty, we are passionate about outdoor safety and encourage you to be mindful of the following tips when...
Employees should understand the factors that lead to heat susceptibility.  With temperatures rising, it is a good time to review. Head susceptibility can be caused by: A combination of high temperature, direct sun, and humidity; Intense...

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