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Kate Boland

Kate Boland

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Protect Your Organization Using These 4 Tiers of Fleet Inspection and Maintenance

Posted by Kate Boland on Tue, Aug 29, 2017 @ 15:08 PM

Vehicle inspections are critical in not only ensuring that a driver of a company vehicle is safe, but that other drivers are safe as well. Negligence of vehicle inspections and maintenance could have dire consequences for a company in the event of an accidents. This post outlines daily, monthly, quarterly, and semi-annual fleet vehicle inspection procedures that protect companies from the risks imposed by uninspected vehicles.

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Topics: risk management, Vehicle Inspection, Fleet Inspection, prevention, fleet maintenance, vehicle maintenance

City of Saint John Uses ClearRisk's Software to Save 50% on Insurance Claims Costs

Posted by Kate Boland on Mon, Aug 21, 2017 @ 15:08 PM

 

The City of Saint John New Brunswick has done some incredible things when it comes to Risk Management including saving the city hundreds of thousands of dollars in claims costs annually. Before 2013, like many municipalities, Saint John was experiencing multiple issues in managing its risk and insurance data. With the number of claims and incidents on the rise year over year, they knew they needed to do something to take control of the situation. Enter ClearRisk.

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Topics: risk management insurance, insurance broker risk management, risk management tips, municipal claims, Insurance and Insurance Purchasing, reducing insurance costs, municipal risk management, public sector risk management, reducing cost of insurance

6 Signs it's Time To Change the Way You Manage Risk

Posted by Kate Boland on Wed, Aug 9, 2017 @ 15:08 PM

 

Effective Risk Management is crucial to the success (and survival) of any organization. Traditionally, incidents and claims within an organization have been stored in file folders or excel spreadsheets. With this process there is little to no automation, a lot of duplication and limited ability to predict and mitigate future losses based on past trends. With the number of reported claims and near miss incidents on the rise, should your organization evaluate its current process? 

Answer these six questions to see if it's time for your organization to consider an upgrade:  

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Topics: Risk Management Software, incident report, Claims Management, risk manager, high deductibles, claims software, risk trending report, automated incident report, incident reporting software, software for risk management, data management, lower claims cost

3 Water & Sewer Risks and How To Mitigate Them

Posted by Kate Boland on Wed, Jun 28, 2017 @ 16:06 PM

When water and sewer systems begin to show weakness, residents look to municipalities to come to the rescue. By knowing the main issues that result in liability claims, municipalities can take steps to mitigate the risks imposed by faulty water and sewer systems. In this post, we discuss the three primary liabilities for water/sewer operators and what municipalities can do to avoid them. 

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Topics: Water and Sewer Risk

5 Easy Ways to Prevent Fleet Vehicle Theft

Posted by Kate Boland on Thu, Jun 1, 2017 @ 15:06 PM
 
Theft of vehicles and contents is a frequent type of loss for many fleets. IBC reports in 2014 that over 73,000 vehicles were stolen in 2014 in Canada alone. This is a risk that can often be avoided if some simple efforts are made. In this article we outline five measures you can take to protect your company against theft.
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Topics: Vehicle Theft Prevention, Vehicle Theft Risk, fleet theft, vehicle theft