Your Business’ Property Loss Prevention Plan
Aside from business insurance in Orange, your business needs a property loss prevention plan in order to minimize the damage done to your business.
An appropriate property loss prevention plan can help deter or minimize the occurrence and damage to your building, machinery, and equipment, alongside quality business insurance in Orange. Creating a plan is not an event that can be done in one day; it is a dynamic process that requires that you understand every single risk facing your business. Here are a few tips that can help you create a solid property loss prevention plan.
An ancient Chinese proverb reads, “The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second-best time is now.” Likewise, the best time to create your property loss prevention plan is now! The key elements every business owner needs to consider are the employees, contractors, visitors, and the regular inspection and maintenance of the equipment.
- Employees and Contractors Should. . .
∆ Follow the “no smoking” policies at all times.
∆ Keep the halls and walkways as clear as possible to avoid the possibility of trips.
∆ Monitor all of the safety equipment and have a formal process in which they track their status.
∆ Always wear the proper safety equipment for their work. This can include safety goggles, hard hats, latex gloves, et cetera.
- Inspection & Maintenance (of Equipment)
∆ Inspection and testing of the safety and electrical equipment.
∆ Inspection and testing of all HVAC systems to assure they are in proper working order and replace any faulty equipment.
∆ Inspect and test all fire protection systems like the fire extinguisher, smoke detectors, and carbon monoxide (CO) detectors.
The right business insurance policy can help you get your business back up and running in no time should an accident occur. Call Remland Insurance today for additional safety information or to update your California business insurance policy in Orange County and surrounding areas – 714.532.3341