Being a Business Owner can sometimes make you feel like a Zombie!! Luckily, your trusty Insurance Agents are here with some Tips and Tricks on how to safeguard your business so that this Halloween will be more of a treat than anything else!
During the Halloween Season, crime tends to increase as well as other spooky incidents.¬† So please, read our helpful list below of things you can do to mitigate any potential claims that could cause a ghoulish headache and ruin your Holiday!
‚Ä¢ Make sure your doors are locked from the inside, especially if your staff is counting money.
‚Ä¢ Double check and make sure that your business is properly locked up before leaving.
‚Ä¢ Make sure all outdoor lights and motion sensor lights are in proper working order.
‚Ä¢ If your business is open later into the evening and employees are leaving work at later times, make sure they have a ‚Äúbuddy‚Äù to walk to their car with (another employee).
‚Ä¢ Install video cameras inside and outside of your facility to help catch any Halloween tricks that may be played on your business.
‚Ä¢ The Holiday Season can bring increased foot-traffic in your business which can lead to slip and fall accidents. Be sure to keep aisles and hallways clear from tripping hazards.
‚Ä¢ Decorations can also be hazardous ‚Äì especially candles. Be sure to use faux or battery-operated candles as part of your holiday d√©cor to prevent any fire risk.
These helpful tips should be used in your business year round as well as the Holiday Season.¬† NHC Insurance is here to make sure you are properly covered if any claim arises and most importantly educate our insured‚Äôs on how to properly safeguard their livelihood!¬† NHC wishes that each and every one of you have a frighteningly fun and Safe Halloween!