Simply put, an arc flash is a phenomenon where a flashover of electric current leaves its intended path and travels through the air from one conductor to another, or to ground. The results are often violent and when a human is in close proximity to the arc flash, serious injury and even death can occur.
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Drone use is increasing in the farming and agricultural sector. This is unfamiliar territory for many. It is important to know the facts.
An electrical injury is damage to the skin or internal organs when a person comes into direct contact with an electrical current. The human body conducts electricity very well. That means electricity passes very easily throughout the body. Direct contact with electrical current can be deadly. While some electrical burns look minor, there still may be serious internal damage, especially to the heart, muscles, or brain.
Gallagher Public Sector (GPS) has just released a new white paper An Introduction to FEMA for Government Entities and Eligible Nonprofits that explains the “ins and outs” of working with FEMA.
In an era of lower return expectations, your organization may be exploring additional ways to boost returns and limit expenses. Learn more about one tool that could benefit your investment portfolio: securities lending.
Directions newsletter is a monthly publication of the Benefits & HR Consulting division of Arthur J. Gallagher & Co. The May 2017 issue discusses the American Health Care Act, 2018 HSA values, fiduciary rule delay to June 9, and more.
Situational awareness is being aware of what is happening around you in terms of here you are, where you are supposed to be, and whether anyone or anything around you is threat to your health and safety.
In this issue, New Mexico’s breach law; loss of paper records is still a major cyber exposure; new theories of cyber liability from the plaintiff’s bar; hospital-satellite ED’s can relieve the pressure; and a forthcoming webinar on regulatory liability
This Weekly Market Update reviews the top 3 market headlines: U.S. jobs make a comeback, strong growth moves Europe forward and Chinese economy expected to slow.
With operations under financial pressure, a large energy exploration & production company found its insurance purchase elevated to a boardroom issue. Cutting costs was critical — but leaving its balance sheet vulnerable in an already fragile economic environment was not an option. The company hired Gallagher to save them premium AND improve coverage. Here’s what we achieved for them over the course of our first two years as their broker.