Many of the most successful companies in the world, including Google and Amazon, use brainstorming to help come up with innovative new ideas and initiatives. When was the last time your team or company had a successful brainstorming session? Did... (Read More)
Construction contractors have a tough job and are tasked with trying to operate both efficiently and cost effectively. That is not an easy job considering the shortage of skilled labor in the construction industry as well as the high cost of... (Read More)
It's a fact: Employees' feelings about the companies they work for are often shaped in great part in the first weeks and months on the job. It's a critical window of time for employees to find out about the companies they work for and whether the... (Read More)
E-mail can be an important tool for marketing your business. But e-mail marketing can be tricky — federal law requires that anyone sending out e-mail for commercial purposes follow some specific rules or risk costly penalties.
The CAN-SPAM Act... (Read More)
We live in a litigious world. That's why we offer a Construction General Liability insurance program for general and trade/artisan contractors. The coverage, designed for work on both residential and commercial projects, is an important way for... (Read More)
At C&S Specialty Underwriters, customer service is our passion. Whether you represent a carrier looking for a program manager with specialized underwriting expertise or are a wholesale broker looking for an underwriting company that delivers the... (Read More)
Each year, falls are the leading cause of fatal accidents in the construction industry nationwide. Hundreds of construction workers fall to their deaths annually.
The construction industry in general has more fatal accidents than any other... (Read More)
We all want to be more efficient, right? Yet research shows that many of us are going about it the wrong way. Here are some ways that research suggests can help us be more efficient at work.
Focus on one thing at a time. You may think that... (Read More)
Businesses in the construction industry face substantial and unique liability risks. That's why we offer a Construction General Liability package policy. CGL coverage can help make sure that your company can recover from a legal claim stemming... (Read More)
With summer in full swing, the days are longer, the workload is heavier and the temperatures are higher. And each year, heat and higher temperatures bring an added level of risk to construction sites in the form of dehydration, heat exhaustion and... (Read More)