Category: Disaster Preparedness


  • Flood Insurance And Your Commercial Property Insurance

      If you operate a business, you know your building or property is the center of your operations. Commercial Flood Insurance protects one of your biggest investments–your business from damage caused by rising water. Floods often strike without warning‐destroying buildings, equipment, and inventory. Your business is your dream and your legacy, and you protect it […]

    July 21, 2020

  • Prepare Your Business for a Disaster

    There are many things a business can do to prepare for the impact of a natural hazard.  Developing an emergency preparedness plan may be one of the most important strategic decisions you can make as a small business owner. Your insurance company may offer resources Check with us to see if your insurance company offers […]

    June 19, 2019

  • Top Business Insurance Risks You Must Address We understand that every business has risks and as a business owner or manager it is a priority to manage those risks so that your business can continue to operate and grow. The Armstrong Company Insurance Consultants can help identify and manage the exposures your business faces because […]

    November 27, 2018

  • Fire Safety Tips For Your Commercial Property

    Having the right kind of business insurance is very important to every business, because you rely on business insurance to protect your assets in the event of a fire, theft or other loss. In 2017, there were over 364,000 commercial fires which caused 2,400 deaths and over 6,600,000,000 of damage. (FEMA Report) Here are some […]

    July 21, 2018

  • Are You Interested In Reducing Your Business Risks?

    is no question that operating a business comes with certain risks. The range of business exposure is evolving rapidly, but your organization can thrive and gain a competitive advantage if you know how to manage your risk. Here are a few suggestions: Follow insurance company loss control recommendations. These are designed to reduce the probability […]

    July 10, 2017

  • A Business Guide to Earthquake Insurance

    Earthquakes occur almost every day in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Seattle, and Portland. Most are not large enough to cause damage, but sooner or later a big one will hit. The resulting damage, loss of life, and the impact on our economy could be devastating. Many businesses may not even give earthquake insurance much thought, […]

    March 2, 2017

  • Slips & Falls during the Winter Months

    The Armstrong Consultants want to remind you that slip and fall accidents account for 15% of all accidental deaths in the United States. Annually, an estimated one million Americans will have an injury related to a fall, 600,000 will be hospitalized and 17,000 deaths will occur. Due to the increased risk of snow and ice, […]

    January 4, 2017

  • Lock-Out/Block-Out Planning

    To comply with applicable OSHA standards, businesses are required to have a written plan on how to handle the lockout of energy isolating devices whenever maintenance or servicing is done on machines or equipment where the unexpected start-up of the machine or equipment could cause injury. Overview: How to comply with OSHA standards (click on […]

    December 6, 2016

  • Winter Storm and Extreme Weather Preparedness

    According to an AccuWeather report, dry and mild weather is forecasted for the southern half of the nation with an exception for the Southeast as they can expect a chilly January with threats of damage to the region’s citrus crop. Frequent storms are expected to bring above-normal snowfall to the northeast and an extended winter […]

    November 7, 2016

  • Passwords, Passwords, Passwords…

    When safeguarding your data on the cyber scene from potential hackers; protecting, updating and maintaining secure passwords is one of the easiest and non-costliest things you can do. Our office recently experienced a hack of our telephone service through our voice messaging system. The result was international hackers taking over our phone lines and racking […]

    October 12, 2016