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Risk Management: Prevention Could Mean Profits

2/8/2020

Establishing and promoting a culture of risk management can have a silent, but significant, impact at your business. Prioritizing safety and judgment can help protect your people and your profits. Emphasis on workplace safety and loss prevention — from senior management to front line employees — helps businesses run more efficiently and avoid errors that could dent or break the bottom line.  

Every injury, every lawsuit, every poor hire, every missed opportunity to plan can pull money out of your pocket. Insurance helps pay for the direct costs of a loss, such as property damage, medical bills, and legal expenses. But your ...

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MD Small Business Day

2020 Maryland Small Business Day

1/5/2020

February 11th, 2020 8:30 am - 2:00 pm

Location
Maryland State House
100 State Cir
Annapolis, MD 21401-1924
 
Event Pricing: $25

 

Join fellow small ...

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Protect Your Employees from Blood-borne Pathogens

By: Federated Insurance
12/11/2019

Exposure to blood-borne pathogens is a hazard most people think is limited to health care workers. The truth is that nearly every work environment — especially ...

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Is Your Path an Adventure- Or Forced March?

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
11/4/2019

IEC Chesapeake has blogged about the history of apprenticeship, traditions in the U.S. and Europe, and about the notion that pathways to education should ...

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Hawkins Electric Service, Inc.

The Henri at Pike & Rose in North Bethesda, Md., is the latest example of Hawkins Electric Service’s electrical construction prowess. From the depths of the two-level underground parking garage up to the building’s rooftop pool-arcade-fitness center, Hawkins Electric performed an array of services for 12 stories of multi-family residential units and associated amenities. Services included installation of switchboards, branch circuitry in all residential units, all interior work, mechanical systems, electronic lighting controls, circuit transformer cabinet for Pepco metering and risers for electrical rooms.

HAWKINS ELECTRIC SERVICE LIGHTS UP NEWEST PIKE & ROSE ADDITION

5/24/2018

Century-old regional electrical contractor helps transform aging, outdated strip mall in North Bethesda into a ...

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Hawkins Electric Earns Media Coverage for its 100 Years in Service

5/15/2018
CTV News interviews Todd Shatzer and Eric Shatzer of Hawkins Electric. See the full story ...
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Make the Most of Your Investment in Key Employees

5/13/2018

Many business owners train and mentor employees for the long term, only to have them ...

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