MORE ABOUT FLORENCE

Current News Maps Are Showing 2-4 Inches Of Rain For N. Georgia From Florence. Here is the link: https://www.nhc.noaa.gov/refresh/graphics_at1+shtml/092830.shtml?rainqpf#contents The Predicted Path Of Florence Is Showing Her Turning West Toward N Georgia Through South Carolina on Saturday/Sunday. The projected storm track shows her arriving in Georgia between the Greenville SC area and Atlanta late Sunday/early … More MORE ABOUT FLORENCE

Hurricane Florence

Important Breaking News that you must read about Hurricane Florence! Major news outlets are reporting that Hurricane Florence will make landfall on Thursday, September 13 as a Category 4/5 storm. According to weatherchannel.com, tropical storm force winds are likely to arrive as soon as Wednesday night. So those in the path of Florence should have … More Hurricane Florence

Intersection Accidents: What is to be done?

The Federal Highway Administration indicates that there are about 2.5 million  intersection accidents a year. Frequently these accidents involve left-hand turns. 40 per cent of all accidents involve intersections. Half of all serious accidents happen at intersections and 20% of these involve fatalities. Nearly 200,000 accidents happen each year at intersections where one of the … More Intersection Accidents: What is to be done?

As if Hurricanes Weren’t Enough, Now This….

This month’s Risk & Insurance (Aug 2018), an insurance industry trade journal, is reviewing the possibility of a Black Swan event striking the East Coast of the United States. In case the phrase Black Swan Event isn’t something you are familiar with it refers to an unforeseen event. The one we are discussing is an … More As if Hurricanes Weren’t Enough, Now This….

School Bus Accidents

Mark Plousis, Vice President, at Philadelphia Insurance Companies has this to say, “About 26 million kids take a bus every day, and all the activities associated with children entering and exiting a bus and being transported create a condition where children can get hurt, especially when the children are very young and maybe not as … More School Bus Accidents

What is Driving Workers Compensation Claims

This months Risk & Insurance (an industry trade journal), is reporting on some recent trends in Workers Compensation claims. I thought that I’d pass some of this information along to you. Slip and fall claims amount to $70 billion a year. Medical Cost Inflation in the workers comp sector was 400 percent between 1990 and 2015. … More What is Driving Workers Compensation Claims

Midsummer Round Up

Hi everyone! It’s mid summer and I thought I’d touch on some of the major topics we have had over the last couple of months Hands Free driving is now the law in Georgia. Here is a good article from the AJC that give you a breakdown on the law. https://www.myajc.com/news/state–regional-govt–politics/georgia-just-passed-distracted-driving-bill-what-legal-what-not/PZXchE0AqAi1H8r7X8XrZN/ Here’s what we found … More Midsummer Round Up