Posts in Commercial Insurance

  1. Buds Business Booming? Understand the Factors Affecting Cannabis Dispensary Insurance Costs and Coverage

    Whether you’re a new cannabis dispensary purchasing your first policies or a dispensary about to enter your second year of business, you should understand the factors affecting your cannabis dispensary insurance costs and coverages in the upcoming year. The following is intended for medical dispensaries although some of these points will apply to all cannabis […]

  2. Snow Removal Contractors, Avoid the Slippery Slope–Control Risks During Snow and Ice Management

    As a landscape contractor, one of the trickiest aspects of running and protecting your operation surrounds snow and ice management. Thanks to Mother Nature, your business is likely at a higher risk in the winter months than any other time of year—there are so many things that can go wrong, from employees getting hurt, equipment […]

  3. 11 Safety Tips for Driver Rehabilitation Specialists ─ Keep Everyone Safe During Driver Evaluations

    With more than 30 years in the safety field, I’ve noticed that when working with professionals in the mobility industry, they often forget that their own personal safety should be just as important as that of their clients’. Driver rehabilitation specialists can become overly focused on serving the needs of their clients, which is commendable, […]

  4. Not #YouToo —Preventing Workplace Harassment (Part II)

    As a follow-up to our blog regarding measures preventing workplace harassment, we’ve teamed up again with employment attorney at Offit Kurman PA, Howard Kurman, to share best practices to address workplace harassment when precautionary measures aren’t enough. Howard is frequently retained by companies to conduct objective workplace investigations encompassing a range of issues including workplace […]

  5. PSA’s Cyber Specialist, Mike Volk Re-Appointed to Serve on CAMI Board of Directors and Appointed to Serve on Executive Committee

    We are excited to have PSA’s VP, Cyber Risk Solutions, Mike Volk, appointed to a second term on the Cybersecurity Association of Maryland, Inc. (CAMI) Board of Directors and to his first term on their Executive Committee. CAMI is a first-and-only-of-its-kind industry association dedicated to the growth of Maryland’s cybersecurity industry. As a founding member […]

  6. PSA Cannabis Expert Appointed as PAC Director of the MD Medical Dispensary Association

    We are very proud of our PSA cannabis expert, Steve Sherman, for being appointed as Director of the Maryland Medical Dispensary Association’s Political Action Committee. The Maryland Medical Dispensary Association (MDMDA) is a professional trade association that endorses public policies, regulations, and laws that protect the best interests of Maryland Medical Cannabis Dispensaries. Their mission […]

  7. Don’t be Left High and Dry with an Impaired Fire Sprinkler System

    In our last blog we discussed how a properly operating fire sprinkler system is an effective fire safety tool. But what if your fire sprinkler system does not work for two reasons–either because it was recently activated by a fire or accidentally, or because it is currently shut down due to maintenance? If you don’t […]

  8. Not #YouToo — Preventing Workplace Harassment (Part I)

    We’ve all seen the high volume of harassment claims in the news lately with accusations against many public figures including politicians and celebrities. If this many harassment claims are coming to light on a public scale, you can bet that these types of incidents are just as prevalent in everyday businesses. In fact, we’ve seen […]

  9. PSA Expert’s Views on the Evolving Cannabis Insurance Landscape

    PSA, a leader in the Cannabis insurance space, was recently interviewed by I95 Business Magazine. Our expert Steven Sherman shares his expertise surrounding the new, evolving, and complex Cannabis insurance landscape in the August 2018 issue of the magazine.