September 15, 2015 by Establishing "Why" Since 1966

We use electricity as a part of our daily lives in our homes and at our places of business. Yet we often take for granted how powerful electricity is. Fortunately the number of electrical fires are decreasing overall, but they still account for one third of all residential fires.

September 15, 2015 by Establishing "Why" Since 1966

Since heavy snowfall began just two weeks ago over 80 roofs have collapsed in Massachusetts alone. Further roof failures are being reported in New Jersey, New Hampshire, Connecticut, and Maine. Residents and business owners are now scrambling to remove as much snow as possible before they fall victim to these devastating snow loads.

September 15, 2015 by Establishing "Why" Since 1966

After a harsh winter homeowners are ready to shake off the melting snow and dive into gardening, spring cleaning and begin enjoying the warmer weather. But as the sun emerges you begin to notice the clogged gutters, dead plants and leaves in the flower garden, dirty siding, and cracked sidewalks.

February 10, 2015 by Establishing "Why" Since 1966

Carbon Monoxide (CO) is a silent killer because it is odorless, colorless, poisonous, tasteless, and undetectable by the human senses. It diminishes the body’s ability to absorb oxygen which leads to severe tissue damage and possibly death.

January 27, 2015 by Establishing "Why" Since 1966

28 million people in 7 states are in the areas currently experiencing blizzard like conditions today through Wednesday with deep snow accumulations and hurricane like winds as Winter Storm Juno approaches. In addition to heavy snowfall,

January 20, 2015 by Establishing "Why" Since 1966

Recently, Connecticut has been shaken by 12 earthquakes. Although they are considered low magnitude, these earthquakes can cause serious structural problems. Buildings are designed to withstand the downward pull of gravity, yet earthquakes shake a building in all directions up, down, and most damagingly sideways.

January 6, 2015 by Establishing "Why" Since 1966   

You are probably aware that slip and fall incidents are a major cause for lost work days. But did you know that slip and fall accidents account for 65% of lost work days, and 70% of those incidents occurred on flat surfaces? Additionally, workman’s compensation and medical bills from slip and fall incidents cost $70 million annually.

November 25, 2014 by Establishing "Why" Since 1966

As the holidays approach more and more people will take to the road to visit friends and family. It is at this time we must remain alert, aware of our surroundings, and keep our loved ones safe. But sometimes no matter how safely you may be driving, collisions can occur due to the unpredictable actions of those around you, cellular texting, unforeseen mechanical failures, or other unavoidable road hazards.