THE UPSHOT

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  • Florida Risk Management 7 Ways to Reduce Liability for Florida Businesses - Risk is a growing concern for many businesses, especially in today’s economy. Florida business owners need to take control of their companies, assess the inherent risks and determine how to best address these risks. Risks generally fall into one of
  • Florida Hurricane Insurance How AI Can Mitigate the Effects of Natural Disasters on Your Business - In the last decade, there have been numerous extreme weather events that have had significant impacts on individuals and businesses in Florida and in other places in the world. We’ve seen hurricanes, earthquakes, tsunamis and volcanic eruptions. These events often
  • Florida Automated Shuttle Are Roboshuttles Coming to Florida Cities in the Near Future? - There are many companies working on driverless vehicles. Tesla, Waymo, GM’s Cruise, Uber, Baidu and Lyft are all focused on designing safe personal vehicles that can drive themselves. However, other companies are focusing their efforts on designing transit options that
  • Florida Employee Recruitment - Florida Employee Benefits 3 Practical Steps to Building the Workforce of the Future - Modernizing today’s workforce is an urgent priority. The workforce of tomorrow will need to have deep skills in data science and analytics and be able to facilitate far deeper insights into the customer experience than is currently happening. This type
  • 4 Smartphone Apps to Help Reduce Auto Accidents Due to Distracted Driving - Distracted driving is a very real danger. Even though it’s common knowledge that you shouldn’t use a smartphone while driving, 1 in every 4 automobile accidents involves texting, snapping, sharing or talking on a mobile device. That equates to more
  • Florida Business Insurance - Florida Workers' Compensation Insurance Are You Wasting Money on Senseless Workers’ Compensation Claims? - Workers’ compensation programs are one of the oldest types of insurance plans in the U.S. Workers’ compensation insurance provides critical medical and income support for workers who become injured on the job. More than 129 million workers are covered by
  • 4 Ways Telemedicine Is Transforming Healthcare - Telemedicine is a new healthcare service delivery model that leverages technology and focuses on patient outcomes. Patients are connected in new and innovative ways, such as through sensors on wearable devices. New insights about the human body are driving personalized
  • The Role of HR and Technology in Preventing Workplace Violence - Workplace violence is increasing. According to the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), nearly 2 million American workers report having been victims of workplace violence each year in the U.S. Additionally, many businesses are reluctant to report workplace violence,
  • Hurricane Car In House - Florida Property Insurance Building Storm-Resistant Structures in the Aftermath of Hurricane Michael - Hurricane Michael ravaged the Florida panhandle and caused havoc in several Southern states that were battered by powerful winds and inundated with flooding. Estimates vary wildly on the number of people left homeless, but local authorities reported 10,000 – 20,000

Business is risky. You can choose to let it drag you down,
or you can explore the upside of risk.

Think of your most pressing problems: cost, time and anticipating what's around the next corner. Imagine if you could turn costs into profits, beat the clock, and start unraveling the mystery of the unknown
The drag and pull of business risk now starts to look like possibility, knowledge, success - even growth.
At Lanier Upshaw, we invite you to explore the upside of risk. We use advocacy, expertise and service to turn your business risks into rewards.

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