How to Get Your Truck Drivers to Actually Use Your Wellness Program

Jill GouletHealth Insurance, Risk Management, Trucking and Transportation, Workers Compensation

Truck drivers have unique health concerns. An NIOSH survey found that 50% are smokers and 70% are obese. They’re prone to heart disease, diabetes, high blood pressure, kidney failure, back problems, and motor vehicle accidents related to fatigue and stress. These problems can lead to a loss of their Medical Examiner’s Certificate and their CDLs. You want your staff to … Read More

Waterbury Food Manufacturers Need Product Recall Insurance


Waterbury Food Manufacturers Need Product Recall Insurance  The risk of a product recall has increased exponentially in recent years for Waterbury food manufacturers as a result of the implementation of new product safety rules and manufacturing statutes. While designed to help protect consumers from illness and health hazards related to food contamination, these policies often create hurdles for food manufacturing operations … Read More

Yelp Marketing Tips for Restaurants


Yelp Marketing Tips for Restaurants. What is Yelp? Yelp is part of a crowdsourcing movement that relies on anonymous volunteers rather than paid participants. Customers can post reviews on thousands of businesses across a wide variety of industries, ranging from jewelry and auto repair shops to restaurants and nightlife. Why does Yelp matter. Yelp has emerged as a huge influence … Read More

Restaurant Business: Decorating Mistakes to Avoid


As a restaurant owner, you want to create a unique, optimal dining experience for your customer that extends from the food to the atmosphere. It is the first impression a customer gets when they arrive and it can make or break their first impression. Here are tips to create the exact ambiance you want in your restaurant, and avoid traditional … Read More