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A quick guide to the number of accidents in Florida every year

A quick guide to the number of accidents in Florida every year

by on August 8, 2019 in Latest News, Lead Article, News you can use, Nuggets

Accidents come in all different shapes and sizes, with some being a lot more damaging than others.

That doesn’t mean there isn’t any action you can take over accidents you have experienced yourself. It could be that you, as a Florida resident, have recently had an accident, or even know someone who has had one.

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Video : Every year in the UK more than 19,000 cyclists are involved in accidents

by on April 10, 2015 in Latest News, Lead Article, News you can use, Nuggets, Retail, Retail News, Videos

In an attempt to make cycling safer, Volvo and its ad agency, Grey London, have joined up with the Swedish start-up @Albedo100UK to release a spray paint that makes surfaces glow in the glare of headlights.

The spray is being given away in cycle shops in London and Kent and could be sold globally if the trial is successful.

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The importance of commercial insurance in your business

The importance of commercial insurance in your business

by on August 5, 2019 in Latest News, Lead Article, News you can use

Commercial insurance has different types that you need to be aware of to determine what’s best for your business.

It's what protects your business against common failure factors and experienced losses. If you don’t have commercial insurance, it will be very hard to recover from such losses.

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Managing an employee substance abuse situation can prove difficult for employers

Managing an employee substance abuse situation can prove difficult for employers

by on July 20, 2019 in Business, Lead Article, Lead story, News you can use, Nuggets

With the rise of substance abuse worldwide, companies have to figure out how to manage this situation.

The first thing employers have to know is that they should never discipline one of their workers only because they suspect them of consuming substances. Taking measures based on suspicion is against the law and it can damage a company’s wellbeing.

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How technology can help improve your logistics and transportation company

How technology can help improve your logistics and transportation company

by on June 6, 2019 in Latest News, Lead Article, News you can use, Nuggets

In 2018, the transportation and warehouse market in the United States was at $1.3 trillion and, presently, the industry keeps growing.

This year, it’s estimated that it will see a 2.6 percent growth, which is a staggering figure.

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Is robotics the future of construction? [Exclusive]

Is robotics the future of construction? [Exclusive]

by on March 19, 2019 in Apps & Software, Business, Latest News, Lead Article, Lead story, News you can use, Nuggets, Tech

All the reasons that you can think of why low-level robots are built fall into two main categories: safety and efficiency.

Robots can do repetitive tasks like screwing on bolts and screws all day without sacrificing efficiency and perform dangerous tasks like going under freezing water to locate a wreck without safety concerns if human divers did the job.

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Exclusive : How to start a rental property business

Exclusive : How to start a rental property business

by on April 30, 2018 in Business, Latest News, Lead Article, Lead story, Nuggets

The number of buy-to-let loans being taken out is still rising each year.

According to new government figures, around £1 in every £7 lent on mortgages go to private landlords. Falling house prices in some parts of the country has led many existing landlords to snap up more properties while the prices remain low.

It is also a fact that most banks and building societies are much more inclined to lend money to established landlords because they are seen to carry less risk. Not only are landlords buying up more property, but regular homeowners who have paid off their mortgage are now looking at the buy-to-let market for the first time for a bit of extra retirement security. [more…]

8 ways remote video conferencing helps you run your remote teams better

8 ways remote video conferencing helps you run your remote teams better

by on June 21, 2017 in Business, Latest News, Lead Article, Lead story, News you can use, Nuggets, Videos

It’s hard enough to manage a team, but running remote teams is an entirely different ballgame. Here’s how picking the right video meeting tools can help you manage your team with better, more efficient results:

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Distractions and alcohol pose danger to young drivers: More 18-24-year-olds die on the roads

Distractions and alcohol pose danger to young drivers: More 18-24-year-olds die on the roads

by on October 26, 2016 in Lead Article, Lead story, News you can use

Research shows that worldwide, car crashes are the leading cause of death among young people, with a higher proportion of 18- to 24-year-olds dying on the roads than at any other time of year.

In Europe, 18- to 24-year-olds account for 8 per cent of the total population, but 15 per cent of all those killed in road accidents.  In the summertime, the problem gets worse as 18- to 24-year-olds account for 21 per cent of all deaths on the road in summer.

Risky behaviour has been identified as a key factor behind the statistics, which also show that from 2004 to 2013, 62,000 young people were killed in road accidents in the European Union. According to the report by European Road Safety Observatory, poor reading of the road, impairment from substances or stress and distraction are among the most common factors in accidents involving young drivers. [more…]

CommuniGator soundbite: The future of email / Victoria Dyke, Marketing Manager at CommuniGator

CommuniGator soundbite: The future of email / Victoria Dyke, Marketing Manager at CommuniGator

by on October 10, 2016 in Email Marketing, Latest News, Lead Article, Lead story, News you can use, Nuggets

It is shocking to think how much the world of direct and digital marketing has changed since the 90s. The first ever email was sent 46 years ago, and today technology has evolved into one of the most cost-effective forms of direct marketing.

Suddenly businesses were able to contact clients and prospects quickly with this brand new tool, and even today it still continues to be more popular than other channels like social media, display, and programmatic advertising. But what does the future hold?

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