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Mercury Insurance is Ready to Assist Customers as Hurricane Irma Threatens Georgia

2017-09-10

“Hurricanes of this magnitude are extremely dangerous and not to be taken lightly,” says Mercury Insurance Chief Claims Officer Randy Petro. “Water surges and strong winds often precede the eye of the storm, so it’s extremely important to be prepared and comply with evacuation notices. We’ve mobilized our claims teams and are ready to respond quickly to our customers’ requests for help. Whether it’s providing living expenses while they’re out of their homes due to a covered loss or facilitating claims, we’re committed to providing Mercury policyholders with the assistance they need.” Mercury specializes in personal auto and homeowners insurance, and encourages customers to review insurance policies each year with their local agents. The company’s claims adjusters will assess damage to policyholders’ property due to rain and wind. Homeowners seeking coverage from flood and debris flows should review the National Flood Insurance Program at

Washington State Baseball Chooses AstroTurf
Washington State Baseball Chooses AstroTurf

2017-08-12

We feel tremendous pride in being chosen as the artificial turf provider for Washington State’s baseball field Pullman, WA August 12, 2017 — Bailey-Brayton Field To Get New AstroTurf Washington State’s Bailey-Brayton Field, home of the Cougar Baseball program, will have a new playing surface for the 2018 season, WSU Director of Athletics Bill Moos announced Friday. Bailey-Brayton Field will receive AstroTurf’s state-of-the-art Diamond Series playing surface, replacing the FieldTurf that was installed in 2004. The infield FieldTurf was replaced in 2013. Installation is underway and is scheduled to be completed later this month. “The addition of the new AstroTurf will provide a first-class playing surface and is the...

Statesman Ties Reaches New Corners of the World with Nine New Ties
Statesman Ties Reaches New Corners of the World with Nine New Ties

2017-08-09

Statesman Ties Reveals Nine New Ties, Continuing to Expand Their Missionary Reach Bethpage, NY, August 09, 2017– Statesman Ties, a customizable tie company specializing in ties to celebrate and remember LDS Mission sites around the world, announced this month the release of nine new tie designs. Statesman Ties continues to advance their world-wide reach with the addition of Oklahoma, French Polynesia, China, Congo, Hong Kong, Nicaragua, Georgia, India, and Panama. These nine new tie designs are inspired by popular LDS mission sites around the world, and many have been highly requested by previous Statesman Ties customers. The new designs were all carefully curated and reviewed to make sure they best reflect the region they are representing. Statesman Tie designs are based on recognizable color schemes, flag patterns or monuments of that city or country. Each necktie keeps in mind notable connections to the LDS Missionary...

Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Stresses That a Diagnosed Automotive Factory Worker with Mesothelioma Should Call to Avoid the Attorney Merry Go Round and Less Compensation
Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Stresses That a Diagnosed Automotive Factory Worker with Mesothelioma Should Call to Avoid the Attorney Merry Go Round and Less Compensation

2017-08-07

    NEW YORK, NY, August 07, 2017 — The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, “We are urging an automotive factory worker who has recently been diagnosed with mesothelioma or their immediate family members to call us anytime at 800-714-0303. We want to ensure people like this have on-the-spot access to some of the nation’s top mesothelioma attorneys who are craftsmen when it comes to getting their clients the best mesothelioma financial compensation outcomes. “The last thing we want to see happen to a person with this rare cancer is to get placed with what we refer to as an “Assembly line mesothelioma law firm” that may not spend the time to get the best possible financial results for their clients as we would like to discuss. It is attention to detail and superior full-time mesothelioma attorneys that typically generate the best possible financial compensation settlements. At all costs-we want to make certain a diagnosed person does not unknowingly...

Eric Mark Wilner Named a Lifetime Achiever by Marquis Who’s Who
Eric Mark Wilner Named a Lifetime Achiever by Marquis Who’s Who

2017-08-04

    GEORGETOWN, MA, August 04, 2017 — Marquis Who’s Who, the world’s premier publisher of biographical profiles, is proud to name Eric Mark Wilner a Lifetime Achiever. An accomplished listee, Dr. Wilner celebrates many years’ experience in his professional network, and has been noted for achievements, leadership qualities, and the credentials and successes he has accrued in his field. As in all Marquis Who’s Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process. Modern medical science has largely been advanced by the ability to see beneath the skin, and by radiologists like Dr. Wilner, who has dedicated 41 years to the discipline as a leader in his field. He was part of the 2009 Radiology delegation to South Africa as a citizen ambassador for People to People International,...

Labor Force Participation Rate Edges Up
Labor Force Participation Rate Edges Up

2017-08-04

Oklahoma City, OK August 04, 2017 — For the second month in a row, the percentage of workers who have given up looking for work declined, as the labor force participation rate increased narrowly, from 62.8 percent in June to 62.9 percent in July. The rate hit a modern-day low of 62.4 percent in September 2015. “The increase is small, but for two months in row the direction has been good,” said Bob Funk, CEO of Express Employment Professionals former Chairman of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. “In a low unemployment era, it’s good for workers and the economy if people on the sidelines re-enter the labor force.” The Bureau of Labor Statistics reported today that the unemployment rate dropped from 4.4 percent in June to 4.3 percent in July, with 209,000 new jobs created last month. If you would like to arrange for an interview with Bob Funk to discuss...

Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Urges the Family of A US Navy Veteran to Call About Lawyers If their Loved One Recently Died Before an Attorney Could Be Hired to Help with Compensation
Mesothelioma Victims Center Now Urges the Family of A US Navy Veteran to Call About Lawyers If their Loved One Recently Died Before an Attorney Could Be Hired to Help with Compensation

2017-08-03

    NEW YORK, NY, August 03, 2017 — The Mesothelioma Victims Center says, “We specialize in helping a family who has recently lost a loved one to confirmed mesothelioma before the diagnosed person had time to hire an attorney to assist with starting a financial compensation claim. “As we would like to discuss anytime at 800-714-0303 with a family dealing with this situation, sometimes the confirmation of the mesothelioma diagnosis and the death happen almost simultaneously. “If we had one vital tip for a family in this predicament it would be please call us and ensure you are dealing with some of the nation’s most skilled mesothelioma attorneys, especially if the family member was a Veteran of the US Navy. One other tip would be to not wait longer than one year after the confirmed diagnosis as some states do have statutes of limitation that can impact mesothelioma compensation as we would like to explain again anytime at 800-714-0303.”...

PROSPER Show Discussions Lead to Announcement of Sales Tax Amnesty Program Across 13 States
PROSPER Show Discussions Lead to Announcement of Sales Tax Amnesty Program Across 13 States

2017-08-02

    LAS VEGAS, NV, August 02, 2017 — The Multistate Tax Commission (“MTC”), in conjunction with 13 member states, is pleased to announce the rollout of a sales tax amnesty program aimed at helping online sellers to become compliant with sales tax nexus regulations. This program was born from discussions that MTC Program Director, Richard Cram, had with Amazon sellers when he presented to more than 1,000 established Amazon sellers at the internet marketing event, PROSPER Show, in March 2017. Following challenges discussed by PROSPER Show President, James Thomson, and subsequent discussions with several large Amazon sellers, Mr. Cram took on the cause of developing a multi-state sales tax amnesty program. Upon proposing this to the MTC member states, 13 states agreed to participate. Never before have so many states come together to create a simultaneous amnesty program like this. The MTC’s voluntary disclosure agreement (VDA) provides...

Mesothelioma Compensation Center Now Urges Oilfield and Offshore Rig Workers with Mesothelioma to Call About the Nation’s Top Lawyers for Better Compensation Results Instead Of Being Shortchanged
Mesothelioma Compensation Center Now Urges Oilfield and Offshore Rig Workers with Mesothelioma to Call About the Nation’s Top Lawyers for Better Compensation Results Instead Of Being Shortchanged

2017-08-02

    NEW YORK, NY, August 02, 2017 — The Mesothelioma Compensation Center is now urging an oil field or offshore rig worker who has recently been diagnosed with mesothelioma to call them anytime at 800-714-0303. The group wants to help ensure victims of mesothelioma are dealing directly with some of the nation’s leading mesothelioma compensation attorneys, as opposed to a local personal injury law firm that has little-to-no experience litigating mesothelioma compensation claims. The Mesothelioma Compensation Center is passionate about providing victims with mesothelioma with instant access to some of the nation’s most capable mesothelioma attorneys. The very best possible financial compensation settlement information possible for people with mesothelioma is their number one goal. http://MesotheliomaCompensationCenter.Com The...

Chloeta Introduces Innovative Wildfire Loss Prevention Strategies for Insurers
Chloeta Introduces Innovative Wildfire Loss Prevention Strategies for Insurers

2017-08-02

Wildfires cause approximately $2.2 billion in losses annually to the insurance industry. Chloeta is employing proven strategies to limit the number of claims experienced by property casualty underwriters. These wildfire loss prevention and risk mitigation services are available nationally to insurers. Idaho Falls, ID, August 02, 2017– Property damages due to wildfires account for approximately $2.2 billion in losses annually to insurers. To combat this, Chloeta, a wildland fire suppression and consulting firm, is now offering expanded loss prevention and risk mitigations services, to better service the property casualty industry. Chloeta has partnered with underwriters, agents, and brokerages nationwide, providing 24/7 threat monitoring, hazard threat assessment and consulting to policy holders. The firm’s trained firefighters provide pre-supression services, which include diminishing potential threats by installing sprinklers...

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