Slips? Trips? Take These Tips

Francella, Barbara Grondin
August 2007
Convenience Store News;8/6/2007, Vol. 43 Issue 10, p66
Trade Publication
The article informs that convenience store operators have reduced the number of accident claims stemming from both in-store and outside accidents but these operators and companies in the industry are carrying higher deductibles to lower their insurance rates. Dave Cameron, risk manager of national accounts for Federated Insurance Co., stated that it is common for larger companies to have $2500 or $5000 deductibles and smaller ones to have $1000 deductibles. INSET: Want to Trim Insurance Costs?.


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