If You Got Non-Renewed, You Are Not Alone!

If You Got Non-Renewed, You Are Not Alone!

By Virginia Reames The Policy Center Jackson, MS Last time, we talked about how all of the catastrophic natural events that have happened worldwide this year were paid for by your carrier’s “reinsurance” (5+billion alone from Laura and Zeta just in Louisiana!) and...
Working Together

Working Together

By Brent Saltzman Louisiana 811 Working together is the theme for this issue of our magazine, and I’m personally a strong proponent of doing just that! Recently, I had the opportunity to provide a safety presentation to the Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors of...
The cracked distributor cap

The cracked distributor cap

The aroma of hot biscuits, ham, and gravy woke me up. I looked out the window and couldn’t see anything but a whole lot of dark. There wasn’t a clock where I slept, so I got up and went to the gravy. Aunt Beulah knew something about making biscuits and gravy, and even...
Working Together to Improve Large Project Ticket Requests

Working Together to Improve Large Project Ticket Requests

Alicia Bailey, Principal/Owner at Sain Associates, and Bram Fuller, District Manager at USIC, recently presented at the Alabama Damage Prevention Summit about their experience working together on large project ticket requests. During a recent Alabama Damage Prevention...
Getting Back Up After Getting Knocked Down

Getting Back Up After Getting Knocked Down

Recently we talked with Molly Smith, Damage Prevention Manager for Louisiana/Mississippi for CenterPoint Energy about lessons learned from a busy hurricane season. As Molly was just settling in her new role as Damage Prevention Manager for the two states in the grips...