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How Surety Bonds Can Benefit Your Business

Surety bonds are vital to your business operations. They are a required part of getting your construction bids and projects up and running; without them you can’t operate in a contracting business. For this reason, many people view them as nothing more than a necessary evil, an extra expense and r...

The Ultimate Guide to Construction Risk Insurance

Securing your construction business against unforeseen circumstances is not just a good idea — it’s vital to keeping everything up and running. After all, construction is a risky business all around, and at some point in time, the odds are that something unfortunate will arise that will cause yo...

Construction Safety Rules from OSHA You Really Can’t Ignore

Everyone knows that OSHA can be a real nightmare for construction site managers. Nobody wants to get hit by an audit, and if you’re in violation of their regulations, you can even lose your license to practice and your ability to get bonded. In truth, however, all of this is designed to protect bo...

Tips for Avoiding an OSHA Audit in Your Construction Business

No construction company wants to get stuck with an OSHA audit. It’s a nightmare and it usually means that somewhere, somebody accused you of violating a safety regulation. It’s even worse when you don’t know what you may have done wrong. As if it’s not enough of a hassle to deal with your bi...

Preparing for September’s Bond Renewal Deadline

Some surety bonds expire on September 30. That deadline is coming quickly, and if you have one of these bonds you’ll need to make sure you have everything in order to renew before that deadline approaches so you can continue to conduct business legally. It’s vital to have your bond renewal in pl...

Four Crucial Factors to Consider When Shopping for a Surety Bond

Surety bonds are not all created equal. Companies requiring surety bonding must be certain that the bonds they get have the features they need to conduct business, and they should also look for a positive experience from their bonding agency. Price is one consideration, but so is speed and service r...