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Important California Laws that Pertain to Property Insurance Policies After a Declared Disaster

Last year, on November 8 and 9, 2018, California’s Acting Governor Gavin Newsom proclaimed a state of emergency in California counties where numerous wildfires began that month and continue to impact the state. On November 14, 2018, California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones declared an emergency situation in connection with those wildfires....

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New Rules: All Employers Must Report Work-Related Incidents to OSHA, Many Required to Keep More Records

Outlined in this blog are new OSHA 300 reporting and recording requirements every employer needs to know. All employers have new requirements regarding keeping records and reporting work-related incidents. Employers with 11 or more employees have additional new responsibilities. Reporting Requirements All employers must report the following work-related incidents to the Occupational Safety and...

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Fire Insurance is Imperative in a Changing Climate

Wildfires devastated California last year, causing fatalities and injuries, destroying nearly 10,000 structures, and displacing hundreds of thousands of people. As the number of wildfires increasing in California, obtaining fire insurance becomes more difficult for homeowners. Insurance companies aren’t renewing policies for customers in high risk areas. Those that can find...

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