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How to Increase Your Roofing Business March 9, 2015

How to Increase Your Roofing Business

Developing new business takes time. You need to set aside part of your work week to do the job of getting new clients. Update your website, Facebook pages and Twitter. Examine the results that you’re getting from your Internet and newspaper advertising. Make contact with any leads that you have and set up appointments.

Risk Management Plans and Roofing Insurance February 23, 2015

Risk Management Plans and Roofing Insurance

Wikipedia defines a risk management plan (RMP) as “a document that a project manager prepares to foresee risks, estimate impact and define responses.” If you don’t have a RMP, you need to develop one. Once you have created a RMP, then you should review it with your roofing insurance agent.

How to Choose Your Roofing Insurance Agent February 9, 2015

How to Choose Your Roofing Insurance Agent

Your contractors’ insurance, which includes your workers’ compensation and general liability coverage, provides your greatest tools for risk management. Each of these roofing insurances, general liability and workers compensation, respectively protects you from claims generated by your customers and employees.

Lowering Workers’ Compensation Costs by Installing Roof Sheathing Safely January 26, 2015

Lowering Workers’ Compensation Costs by Installing Roof Sheathing Safely

The period throughout the installation of the roof sheathing is one of the most hazardous times during the construction of a roof because of uneven roof sheathing, wind gusts, and unstable roof structures.

Warranties Can Help Reduce Your Roofing Insurance Claims January 12, 2015

Warranties Can Help Reduce Your Roofing Insurance Claims

The deluge of new roofing products on the market has been accompanied by a wide array of manufacturers’ warrantees on materials and roofing systems. These warrantees can save your homeowners money on future repairs to their new roof. These warrantees can also help decrease the claims on your general liability insurance.

Reducing Workers Compensation Claims by Decreasing Falls on the Job December 22, 2014

Reducing Workers Compensation Claims by Decreasing Falls on the Job

45% of the dollars spent on workers compensation claims are doled out for falls from higher elevations. The high dollar figures incurred by these on-the-job accidents reflect the serious nature of the injuries that workers suffer during a fall.