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  • Federated Healthcare Webinar Available to NATSO Members

    NATSO Chairman's Circle member Federated Insurance recently hosted a webinar for more than 600 business owners regarding the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA). Facilitated by Federated’s in-house PPACA professional, webinar participants were provided with information on the implementation of the healthcare legislation and what it could mean for the future of their own health insurance program.

  • Risk Management: NATSO Members are Talking. Are You Listening

    When I meet with travel plaza owners to discuss the risk management culture at their businesses, I often notice a repeating pattern. They have good intentions of making employee and customer safety a priority, but their good intentions don’t always get acted upon. They cite sticking points such as: I’m too busy. I’m not sure how to do it. We don’t really have any problems. Although these reasons can indeed be legitimate, they are often excuses. And excuses, my father always taught me, are like armpits—everyone has them and they all stink.

  • Estate Planning: Difference Between Sale and by Gift/Inheritance Transfer

    There are basically two ways ownership of a business can be transferred – by sale or by gift/inheritance.

  • Risk Management for Truckstop Operators

    Successful businesses understand the importance of taking deliberate steps to minimize risk in all areas, both for customers and employees.

  • Sneak Peek of Federated Insurance’s Travel Plaza Loss Control Guide

    When insurance underwriters look at your business, they are trying to determine whether insuring your business can be profitable for their companies in the long-term. In most cases, there is no single factor that determines your operation’s acceptability or unacceptability.

  • Keep It Clean

    Business benefits from a sober work environment.

  • Business Benefits from a Sober Work Environment

    Scott Paulson, principal of Silco Oil Co., in Denver, Colo., recently implemented a drug- and alcohol-free workplace program. Paulson utilized resources from Federated Insurance, including posters, written policies and consent-to-drug-testing forms.

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