February 2011


How to Prevent and Be Prepared for Workplace Violence

According to the U.S. Department of Justice, the workplace is the most dangerous place to be in America. Your company must implement a violence prevention policy to ensure that you and your employees are prepared to recognize warning signs and know what to do in the event of an attack. { more }

Back Injuries Are Preventable

The NSC reports that back injuries are the most common workplace injury. Proper techniques for lifting, carrying, pushing and pulling freight, and getting in and out of tractors, trailers and docks are essential to back injury prevention. { more }

Walk Cautiously on the Ice

Pass these eight safety tips onto your drivers to help them avoid slips and falls when they walk on the snow and ice this winter. { more }

Spotlight on Safety: America's Road Team Captains Named

Four Baldwin & Lyons insureds have been named captains of the 2011-2012 America’s Road Team. { more }

Baldwin & Lyons Elects New CEO

The Baldwin & Lyons, Inc. Board of Directors elected Joseph J. DeVito as the Chief Executive Officer of the company. He will replace Gary W. Miller, who will now act as the Executive Chairman of the Board of Directors. { more } 

Pro-TREAD Training Lessons Available

At Baldwin & Lyons, we understand the challenges you face as you strive to succeed in today’s trucking industry. Each month, we use The Quill to provide you the tools and resources you need to keep your drivers safe, reduce your losses and increase your company’s productivity.

However, you may have forgotten about another excellent benefit of insuring your fleet with us – Pro-TREAD training lessons! We offer these lessons at a special price to our insureds, depending on your volume of use.

More than 70 online lessons are available that provide interactive training in defensive driving, hours of service, CSA 2010, worker injury prevention and more!

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Looking for more safety information from Baldwin & Lyons, Inc.?
Visit our website www.quillsafety.com for online driver training, safety resources and many other loss prevention services.


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