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Civil Unrest/Riots and Safety

Rioting can happen anywhere in the country or locally impacting your franchise system and/or your specific business.  In 2020 alone, this has cost our owners/clients (your system) millions in damages, lost income, and lost pay for countless employee's that work in the closed locations. Boarding up windows is one thing that can be done along [...]

Civil Unrest/Riots and Safety2020-07-01T22:43:43+00:00

Top Threats At A Glance

1.) Business Interruption 2.) Cyber Incidents 3.) Natural Catastrophes 4.) Change in legislation and regulation 5.) Market developments 6.) Fire or explosion 7.) New technologies 8.) Climate change/increase volatility of weather 9.) Loss of reputation or brand value 10.) Shortage of skilled workforce   Source:  Allianz 2019 Risk Barometer Note:  This data will be updated [...]

Top Threats At A Glance2020-03-19T12:24:27+00:00

Winter Maintenance to Prevent Potential Hazards

Winter Maintenance to Prevent Potential Hazards Winter months in cold climates can present special hazards for your customers and crew members. Take precautions to prevent potentially hazardous conditions or address those that develop.   Building Exterior Maintenance In winter months, it is especially important to maintain the exterior of your restaurant when the cold and [...]

Winter Maintenance to Prevent Potential Hazards2020-04-19T20:07:51+00:00

Loose Toilet Seats

A loose toilet seat can cause injuries to both customers and employees. Toilet seats should be checked daily to ensure they are secure and fastened.

Loose Toilet Seats2020-04-28T16:18:21+00:00

Making Safety Training Count

Effective training which is fun and impacts everyone behavior is key.

Making Safety Training Count2013-08-22T15:41:26+00:00

Bulk Tea Safety

The bulk tea system must be properly serviced to ensure safety

Bulk Tea Safety2020-07-01T22:43:58+00:00

Parking Lots – Worker Safety

Preventing and reducing struck by motor vehicle accident is fairly easy, as long as you enforce these simple steps

Parking Lots – Worker Safety2014-04-17T13:09:51+00:00

Eye Safety

Eye injuries can occur anywhere, but read this article to learn about common situations and solutions.

Eye Safety2020-04-19T20:10:30+00:00

Intelligent vaults and safes

Intelligent vaults allow funds to be electronically credited to the owner/operators bank account as soon as cash is deposited into the stores depository safe.

Intelligent vaults and safes2020-04-24T16:25:00+00:00

Prevent Costly Slips and Falls on Ice/Snow

In prior winters, the most costly Owner/Operator claims occurred from employees slipping and falling on snow and ice in the parking lot. Learn how to prevent issues for your employee's and customers.

Prevent Costly Slips and Falls on Ice/Snow2020-07-01T22:44:01+00:00

VIDEO: Managers Role – Your Safety, Your Profits

You are required to make sure safe practices are part of your everyday operations which involves promoting a culture which values an enthusiastic and safety-conscious workplace. In this video, learn some simple ways to get more involved in upgrade your safety culture, to prevent injuries and improve the bottom line.

VIDEO: Managers Role – Your Safety, Your Profits2020-08-24T20:41:26+00:00

Housekeeping to Prevent Trips and Falls

Article looks at trips and falls, opposed to slips and falls. Lists primary causes, as learned through a review of claims at Owner/Operator restaurants nation wide, as well as ways to reduce exposure to your employees.

Housekeeping to Prevent Trips and Falls2018-03-31T13:31:29+00:00

Maintenance Workers – People and Profits

Article on maintenance employees, and how their injury cost and frequency is much higher than any of the other employee classifications. Article reviews specific injuries and causes, as well as ways to reduce exposure to serious injuries amongst your maintenance workers.

Maintenance Workers – People and Profits2020-04-19T20:17:55+00:00

Your Maintenance Employees at Risk

Graphical analysis of maintenance employee injuries as compared to other classifications, and methods to reduce injury exposures to your maintenance employees.

Your Maintenance Employees at Risk2020-04-19T20:15:32+00:00

QUICK PRINT: Burns

Burn prevention article, plus information on what to do for minor and major burns.

QUICK PRINT: Burns2013-06-17T02:34:42+00:00

ACTUAL CLAIM: Dancing on Bun Carts?

Review of an actual claim that is attributed to 'horseplay,' where improper supervision and unruly employees lead to a costly claim.

ACTUAL CLAIM: Dancing on Bun Carts?2020-04-19T20:16:09+00:00

Accident Investigation – Stop Injuries Now

Safety programs are designed to prevent injuries from occurring.  Yet, no matter how detailed the program is, sometimes an injury may occur.  When an injury does occur, the Owner/Operator is presented with an opportunity to learn from this injury and prevent similar ones from happening again.  Reducing the chances for a similar type of injury, [...]

Accident Investigation – Stop Injuries Now2011-07-30T02:41:44+00:00

QUICK PRINT: Profit From Workers Compensation

Article on how Worker's Compensation claims, or lack thereof, can cause your premiums to increase or decrease. Shows the direct costs associated with increased Worker's Compensation premiums.

QUICK PRINT: Profit From Workers Compensation2012-10-20T13:28:39+00:00

Profit Protection Report

Article reviewing profit protection items, such as cash overs/shorts, duplicate card swipes, and other issues.

Profit Protection Report2012-08-30T13:26:02+00:00